Kees de Zwart
Kees de Zwart, born November 8, 1944 at Amsterdam, The Netherlands, died peacefully at North Okanagan Hospice House, Vernon, BC on September 11, 2013. He leaves Mary Leah, his wife of 42 years, his son Daniel (Wan) of Richmond, BC, his daughter Erin of Vancouver, sister Magda van Zyl (Peter) of Burnaby, brother Koos (Karen) of Victoria, as well as the Milligans of Bon Accord, Alberta, and many friends and relatives across Canada, The Netherlands and Norway. He was predeceased by his parents, Adriaan and Martha (Mens) and his sisters Pauline (Gerrit Demkes).
A celebration of life will be held during ski season, to be announced.
If you wish to remember Kees in some way, please make a donation to Doctors Without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières), www.msf.ca or North Okanagan Hospice Society, www.nohs.ca.
Cremation arrangements were in the care of Vernon Funeral Home 250-542-0155