Josephus Crooy Obituary, Death – It is with deep sorrow that we announce the sudden and unexpected passing of Jos Crooy at the age of 59 in Arnprior, Ontario. Jos, originally from Bladel, Netherlands, embarked on a new life in Canada as a young man, cherishing his Dutch and Indonesian heritage.
Jos was a proud and devoted father to Joshua and Andrew of Almonte, Ontario, and Geoffrey of Edmonton, Alberta. He is preceded in death by his loving parents, Gustaaf and Johanna. Left to cherish his memory are his dear sister Catharine, brother-in-law Michel, and their children Kimberley (Derek), Mitchell, and Caitlin.
Jos’s absence will be profoundly felt by his numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, extended family, and dear friends. He will also be fondly remembered by his former spouses and close friends Mia, Dinsdale, Martynn, and neighbor Derek Mosley.
Throughout his tenure at the Fairview Manor in Almonte, Jos demonstrated unwavering dedication and a strong work ethic, earning the respect and admiration of his colleagues. The residents under his care will forever hold him in their hearts.
A Celebration of Life will take place on Monday, June 26, 2023, at the Almonte Civitan Hall, where friends and family will gather from 1 pm to 4 pm. At 1:30 pm, poignant memories of Jos will be shared, celebrating the life he lived and the indelible impact he made on those around him.