Leonardus Koornneef

August 4, 1939 ~ August 7, 2018 (age 79)

KOORNNEEF - Leonardus “Leo” of St. Thomas passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital at the age of 79.  Beloved husband of Julia Koornneef (nee. Matheson) and the late Brenda Koornneef (nee Cameron).  Leo is survived by  his children James Koornneef (Darlene), Karen Koornneef (Chris White) and Kenneth Koornneef (Lauren).  Proud grandfather of Stacey, Christopher, Caitlyn and Amanda.  Missed by siblings Len Koornneef (Lenie), Tena McDonald (Don), and John Koornneef (Judy).  Leo is predeceased by his sisters Joanne Koornneef and Nellie Bolt (Ralph).  Arrangements entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  Cremation has already taken place.  There will be a private memorial gathering for the family at a later date.  If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at

Donations may be made to:

Canadian Cancer Society
123 St. George Street, London ON N6A 3A1
Tel: 1-519-432-1137

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