Boerkamp, Frank of Chartwell Nursing Home, Aylmer, passed away peacefully, on Sunday, January 1, 2017, at his residence, at the age of 80. Beloved husband of the late Judy (Warden) Boerkamp and dear father of Susan Chambers of London and Jeff Boerkamp (late John) of Windsor. Dear brother of Joseph, Bernard, Gardina and the late Jakobus “Ko”, late Anthony and Louie Boerkamp. Dear grandfather of Brandon. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Frank was born in The Hague, Netherlands on October 18th, 1936, the son of the late Joseph and Zwantjen (Lobber) Boerkamp. He was a retiree of 3M, London. Frank was a member of Holy Angels’ Church. He enjoyed camping at Shady Pines, Ailsa Craig for many years. Funeral services will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, St. Thomas on Friday morning at 10:00am. Interment will be held in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Friday at 1:00 p.m.. Visitation will be held at the funeral home prior to the service on Friday from 9:00-10:00am. Reception to follow. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of choice.