Peter, peacefully on Tuesday April 2, 2019, surrounded by his family at Fairfield Park, Wallaceburg in his 87th year. Predeceased by his loving wife Mary (2005). Peter was born in Tilburg, Netherlands and was a 3M retiree. Son of the late Gerardus and Cornelia (van Helvert) de Cock. Loving father of Gary and Nikki, Henry and Olga, Peter and Susanne, Michael and Michelle. Dear Opa to Jessica, Aaron and Noah, Nicholas (Chiu) and Olena, Zachary, Samuel, Emily, Nathan, Melanie and Hailey, Justine (Joshua) and Erika. Great Opa to Callen. Survived by his dear brother Gert (El) of Tilburg, Netherlands. Predeceased by his siblings Annie, Cees, Toos and Jo of the Netherlands. Fondly remembered by his sister-in-law Gerrie and many nieces and nephews in the Netherlands. Visitors will be received at John T. Donohue Funeral Home, 362 Waterloo Street at King Street in London, on Sunday April 7th from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, April 8th at 11 am at Mary Immaculate Church, 1980 Trafalgar Street in London. Interment in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations to CNIB and Parkwood Hospital would be appreciated.
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