Hendrik (Henry) Jagt passed away in Kelowna General Hospital on Tuesday evening, August 6, 2013 at the age of 60 years.
The funeral service was held from the Cornerstone Christian Reformed Church, Salmon Arm, BC on the afternoon of Saturday, August 10th at 1 p.m. with Pastor Peter Stellingwerff officiating, tributes were shared by grandson, Braden Kalke, and brother, Bob Jagt, followed by a reception, allowing time for family and friends to continue sharing memories.
Born in Wasenaar, Holland, The Netherlands, on September 5, 1952. Henry was a longtime resident of Salmon Arm, having arrived in 1974, then in 1996 they moved to Lethbridge, Cochrane and Northern BC, returning to Salmon Arm in 2011. Henry was a lifetime baker, having started his long career at the age of 17.
He was predeceased by son, Timothy, his father, Lammert, and brother, Frank.
Henry leaves his loving family, wife Antje (Ann); daughters, Shelly (Cory) Kalke of Salmon Arm, Tricia (Josh) Shane of Houston, BC; son, David of Salmon Arm; 10 grandchildren; his mother, Coreen of Salmon Arm; sister, Margaret (Mike) Lyons of Grindrod; 3 brothers, Bob (Nellie) of Tappen, Evert (Renee) of Grande Prairie; Steven of Vancouver Island.
Memorial donations in memory of Henry may be sent to the Canadian Cancer Society, Box 3451, Salmon Arm, BC VIE 1V3.
On line condolences may be sent to Henry’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com.