Cornelius ‘Keith’ Van Den Broek
The death of Cornelius ‘Keith` Van Den Broek of
Glen Road, occurred on July 18, 2019 in the R.K. MacDonald Nursing
Born in Opmeer, The Netherlands, he was the son of the late
Antonius and Anna (Stam) Van Den Broek.
Keith emigrated to Canada through Pier 21 in 1956. He took
the train from Halifax to Sydney where he lived until 1961 when he
purchased a farm in Glen Road, Antigonish County where he farmed and
worked as a pulp cutter.
He is survived by his former wife, Mary Louise, Antigonish;
daughters: Ann (Craig Corbett), Central Caribou; Josephine,
Antigonish; Linda (Alan) MacLeod, Antigonish; Joan, Dartmouth; Rosie
(George) Bowles, Antigonish; Margie (Dale Villeneuve), Edmonton; son,
Kevin, Toronto; nine grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; sister,
Lena, Holland; special companion, Anita Greencorn; several nieces and
Predeceased by son, Peter; grandson in infancy; brothers,
Piet and Frans.
Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation or
service. Private burial at a later date. Online condolences:
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Cornelius ‘Keith’ Van Den Broek 19372019..
Décès pour la Ville: Antigonish, Province: Nova Scotia