It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of my dear husband, our loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather, Arnold Beusekom. Arnold was born in Zeist, the Netherlands on May 7, 1936 and passed away in Fort Macleod on July 12, 2019 at the age of 83 years.
He leaves to mourn his loving wife Leta, and their 9 children: Jerry(Annette), Andrew(Jannette), Marianne(Lloyd) Vandenberg, Arnold(Marlene), Rick(Marian), Mitchell(Alice), Arlene(Kees) van Beek, Jim(Liz), Carolyn(Ron) van Bezooyen; 57 grandchildren and 36 great grandchildren. His brother and sisters: Willy & Anton Stroink, Jack van Beusekom, Leni & Dan van Waardhuizen, Anne & Robert Winnicky. His inlaws: Aartje & Evert van der Weijden, Hennie van Middendorp, Corrie & Joe van Driesten, Eefje van Middendorp, Rita & Gerald Beekman, Nellie & Jim Chymboryk, Bertha & Walter Rosendal; numerous nieces and nephews.
Arnold was predeceased by his parents, Gerrit & Helena van Beusekom and his parents in law Andries & Hendrika van Middendorp; his sister in law Stella van Beusekom; his brothers in law: Gijs van Middendorp, Drees van Middendorp and Arno Collé
Condolences will be held on July 15, 2019 at 7:30-8:30 p.m. at EDENS FUNERAL HOME, 2424-5th Avenue, Fort Macleod.
The Funeral Service is to be held on July 16th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the REFORMED CHURCH OF NORTH AMERICA in Monarch with Elder Paul Wander officiating.
Interment will follow at Union Cemetery in Fort Macleod.
The family gratefully declines flowers. Memorial donations may be made to the Bethesda Care Home, PO Box 1096, Picture Butte, AB T0K 1V0