Born December 2, 1933 in Enkhuizen, Netherlands, passed away July 26, 2021 in Duncan, BC,
Simon came to Alberta, Canada in 1952 with his parents and his six brothers. He is predeceased by his parents, Jan and Inske Wijdenes, brothers Peter, Casey, Fred and daughter Diana.
He is survived by brothers Marten (Lorraine) of Campbell River, John of Kamloops and Herman of Port Alberni; his first wife Alice, daughter Courtenay and son David of Alberta and son Edward and mother Hope of Courtenay. Also surviving him are his wife Helen, stepdaughters Cynthia Nordstokke, Jamie Michelow and Annette Jamieson of Lake Cowichan, Elizabeth Andrews of Sidney and stepson Daniel Nelson or Victoria and their families.
Simon spent most of his years in BC on Vancouver Island. For a number or years he was a commercial fisherman. He retired to Lake Cowichan in 2004. he was much loved by the family and will be greatly missed. A Celebration of Life may be planned at a later date.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Simon Wydenes December 2 1933
July 26 2021..
Death notice for the town of: Duncan, Province: Colombie britanique