Spruytte, Jerome Alois passed away peacefully at his home at Craigweil Gardens in Ailsa Craig on Thursday, October 26, 2017 in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of Frieda Vanneste (May 2017) for 58 years.
Cherished father of Janet & Wayne Taylor, Terry & Donna Spruytte and Robert & Colleen Spruytte. Their family grew and Jerome was blessed with three grand daughters Alicia Nirta and Nicole and Danielle Spruytte.
Brother in law of Frank & Lea Vanneste, Willy † & Jeannine Vanneste, Cesar & Ellen Vanneste, Gerard † & Marion Vanneste, Rosa & Jim Chambers, Eric & Janice Vanneste and Roland & Sandra Vanneste. Predeceased by his parents Maurice and Julienne (Vanmechelen) Spruytte. Survived by his cousin Willy & Terry Vanmechelen of Oshawa and several cousins in Belgium. Jerome was loved by many nieces and nephews.
A visitation will take place on Monday, October 30th from 3pm-7pm at M. Box & Son Funeral Chapel, 183 Broad St. Parkhill. Prayers at 2:30pm. A Holy Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 31st at 11am at Sacred Heart Church, 159 Ann St. Parkhill with Father Tony Laforet officiating. Interment at the Parkhill Cemetery.
Special thanks from the family to Dr. Whynott and staff at Craigweil Gardens for the care provided. To Michelle Peters and Annie Bax for their dedication and compassion.
Donations appreciated to the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Please leave a memory or condolence at www.gilpinfuneralchapel.com