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Suddenly on Saturday, September 8th 2018 at the age of 87. Duke, beloved husband of Edith (née Vanderhoek) for 62 years. Loving father of Dan (Janet), David (Marie) and Don (Carolyn). Proud papa of 8 grandchildren. Survived by his youngest brother Jan of the Netherlands. Duke was a dedicated employee of General Motors in Oshawa for 32 years, a longtime member and Elder of St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Whitby, and an avid gardener. Visitation will be held at W.C. TOWN FUNERAL CHAPEL, 110 Dundas Street East, Whitby on Wednesday, September 12th 2018 from 7pm – 9pm. A Funeral Service will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 209 Cochrane Street, Whitby, on Thursday, September 13th 2018 at 11am. Interment to follow at Groveside Cemetery. If desired, donations in Duke’s memory may be made to St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church or to the charity of your choice and condolences may be expressed online at
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