Ron (Marinus) Haerkens
1956 – 2022
The Haerkens Family is saddened to announce the sudden passing of our brother Ron due to heart complications on Tuesday, May 17th, 2022. Ron was 65 years old. He was a loving Brother to his four Brothers and Sister, Bill (Dianne), Wilma deceased (Remyngton), Mike (Louise), Joe and John. Dear son of the late Johannes and Michelina. Proud Uncle of Alison, Sarah, Jake and Emily. Great Uncle to Hazel. Honorary Uncle to Jake and Jackie.
Ron will be sorely missed by family and friends.
He retired last summer on his 65th birthday.
Ron was very proud of his childhood years on the Dairy Farm. He spent his career in the restaurant and moving business. Ron spent his entire life in the West End of Ottawa.
Ron was a very positive, happy go lucky guy, always with a smile. He enjoyed drawing and collecting.
Ron’s life will be celebrated at a private family memorial.
The Family wishes to thank Ottawa’s Paramedic and Police Services.
For those who wish, memorial donations can be made to the Ukraine Relief Fund Red Cross.