Auke was born in Bergum, Holland and immigrated to Canada in 1948. He was proud to be a farmer in the Agassiz and Chilliwack area.
He met Anne Vanecsh in 1953 and they married that year. They had one daughter. Auke leaves behind his daughter, 3 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren.
Auke’s daughter would like to thank all the hardworking staff at the Eden Care facility for make Aukes last months happy and comfortable. He received wonderful care.
Memorial to follow in the Spring.