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VANDEWOESTYNE, Hendrik L. "Hank"
VandeWoestyne - Hendrik L. "Hank" Of South Yarmouth, MA, formerly of Tonawanda, NY, died Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at the age of 85. Born 1930 in Breukelen, Holland, son of the late Ann Marie (Hofste) and Jan Hendrik
VandeWoestijne, and graduate of the horticultural college in Hoorn, Holland in 1952. He married Merle E. Corliss on July 19, 1958, who predeceased him in 2008. He worked for Menne Nursery Corp, Amherst, NY for 40 years until his retirement in 1999. Past President of the Western New York Nurserymens Association, and the New York State Nursery and Landscape Association. Man-of-the-Year 1989 for the Western New York Nurserymens Association. He is survived by his son, Robert and his wife Myra, Denver, CO; daughter, Anne, Watertown, NY; son, Peter, and his daughter-in-law Juanita, Dennisport, MA. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Andrew, Michelle, Ian,
Christopher, Dylan, and Aaron.
A Memorial Service will be held at St. David's Episcopal Church, South
Yarmouth, MA on Saturday, 2 April 2016 at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers, a
donation in his name can be sent to the American Heart Association. Notes of comfort and sympathy may be made to the family at www.MorrisOConnorBlute.com