John Blommers
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Obituary of John Blommers

John Blommers, a resident of Chatham, peacefully passed away at the Chatham-Kent Hospice on Thursday, April 20, 2017.

John was the son of the late Adrian & Mary Blommers.

Beloved husband of Edna (nee Myers) for 20 years & the late Jeannine Blommers (1996).

Loving father of Debra & John Vint, Bob & Maria Blommers, Steve & Lisa Blommers and Dave & Jennifer Blommers, and step-father of Leslie & Paul Ritcey and Lorrie & Alex Gold.

Grandfather of Jeremy, Lindsay, Sarah, Lisa, Jennifer, Jeff, Kyle, Ryan, Matthew, Christopher and step-grandfather of Jessica, Matthew, Kyle & Tawnya, Rielly, Shy-la & Harley.

Great-grandfather of many great-grandchildren.

John retired from the Catholic School Board (Chatham-Kent) after many years of service.

As per John's wishes, cremation has taken place.

Special thank you to the Chatham-Kent Hospice for their compassionate care & dedication during John's final days.

Those wishing to make a memorial contribution may make them to the Chatham-Kent Hospice in memory of John.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

McKinlay Funeral Home

459 St. Clair Street,

Chatham, Ontario

519 351 2040

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