With heavy hearts, we announce the sudden passing of Edward Barends of Ridgeville, Ontario in his 60th year. Ed was predeceased by his parents Marie and Pieter Barends, brother Pieter, sister in law Linda, brother Robert and sister Carol. He is survived by his beloved life partner Lori Eden, stepsons Chris (Dwayne) and David, brother John Barends (Bonnie), sisters Gerda Misdorp, Jane White (Charles), Marie Barends, nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Ed lived his life in Fenwick and Ridgeville. He spent much of his life working outdoors, farming as well as renovation. Ed will be truly missed by his family and friends.
In keeping with Ed’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be determined for a later date. Memorial donations can be made to the Humane Society or a charity of one’s choice.