Obituary — Peter van Kessel

Peter van Kessel

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Peter van Kessel of Chesterville, on December 24, 2016 at the age of 77. Loving husband of Pauline van Kessel (nee Desormeaux). Loving father of Peter Jr. (Joanne), Mike (Julie Sullivan) and Lise Buma (Simon), all of Chesterville. Dear brother of Grace Centen of Morrisburg, Toni Byvelds (John) of Williamsburg, Bert (Theresa) of Chesterville, Anton of Ottawa, Pieta Prokott of Minnesota and Corrie McRae of Chesterville. Predeceased by his sister Anna Jacobs and his brother Martin. Peter will be fondly remembered by grandchildren Bryden, Emma, Laura, Dakota, Aly, Jack, John Gordon, Alice and Peter, Brandon, Shawn and Jason. Also survived by many nieces & nephews.

Funeral Arrangements

Friends may call at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Chesterville, on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mary of the Presentation Roman Catholic Church, Chesterville, on Wednesday, December 28th at 11 a.m., followed by cremation. Donations to the Chesterville Rotary Club or Winchester Hospital would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Online condolences may be made at

Interment of Cremated Remains St. Mary’s Cemetery, Chesterville

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