Gerben “Jerry” Jonker

Published May 26, 2023

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Lahaie and Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes – West Branch

20 Seventh Street West
Cornwall, Ontario, K6J 2X7

Gerben “Jerry” Jonker

It is with profound sadness the family announces his tragic passing on Friday, May 19, 2023 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital, at the age of 91. Devoted husband of Rose (née Passingham) of over 50 years. Loving and dedicated father of Jayne Jonker (Alain Brazeau) of Clarence Creek, ON. He will be dearly missed by his extended family along with his many friends. Predeceased by his parents Jan and Seitske (née Bergsma) Jonker. Arrangements under the care and direction of Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, 20 Seventh Street West, Cornwall, ON. (613) 932-8482. In keeping with his wishes, there will be a Graveside Service at Woodlawn Cemetery on Saturday June 10, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or Canadian Cancer Society, would be appreciated by the family. Messages of condolences may be left at