Van Liefland, William – surrounded by his family peacefully passed at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Tuesday January 6, 2015. William Van Liefland of Fenwick in his 83rd year. Loving husband to Leny for 59 years. Dear father of Joanne Van Liefland (Perry Catena), Patty Van Liefland, Paul, and Elaine French (Justin). Proud Opa to Lindsey, Jordan, Liam, Pieter, Charlie and Kylie. William is survived by his brother and sisters in The Netherlands. Resting at the LAMPMAN FUNERAL HOME, 724 Canboro Road, Fenwick for Visitation on Friday January 9th from 7-9 P.M. The Funeral Mass will be held at St. Anns Catholic Church in Fenwick on Saturday January 10th at 1:00 P.M. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers Donations to Covenant House in Toronto would be appreciated by the family.


  • Our family offers sincere condolence to the Van Liefland Family. We have had the pleasure of knowing Leny & William & family for many years. Opa was a great role model for both Pieter and Liam. Our thoughts are with all of you at this time.
    The Ryan Family

  • Dear Joanne:

    My heart-felt condolences to you, your Mom and family on the passing of your dear father. I know he will be sorely missed by you & your family as well as the many others that were blessed to have known your Dad.

    During this very difficult time it is important for you to remember how much you are loved and prayed for and that your Dad’s legacy will live long in the strong values, morals & faith he instilled in his children and grandchildren.

    My thoughts are with you & your family Joanne….

    With deepest sympathy,


  • For all the wonderful Van Liefland family, it is with much sadness, and shock that I have just read about the passing of your dad. From all the Scholten’s, we wish you our deep sympathy, and pray that peace comes to you as soon as possible. May it be of some consolation, that a man of his goodness, and calibre, has found an end to his suffering, and peace in heaven. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    The Scholten family

  • Joanne perry and family
    Our deepest condolenses on the loss of your father
    We’re thinking of you, your in our thoughts and prayers.
    Anne and Rob Temelkovski❤️

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