Martin Dykstra

Obituary of Martin Dykstra

DYKSTRA Martin of Port Dover passed away at his home, on Monday, June 3, 2019, surrounded by the love of his family, in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Anna. Dearly loved father of David Dykstra and Elissa Renaud. Loving brother and brother-in-law of Ralph and Corry, Cor Dykstra and Akke Westerhof. Proud and loving grandfather of Livia, Zachary, Willem and Claire. Martin will be sadly missed by all of his extended family. Martin was a lifelong teacher, he taught in Canada and overseas. He was an avid traveller, he loved a challenge and had a very adventurous spirit. After his retirement he was well known in Port Dover as the "Apple Fritter Guy". Friends are invited to meet with the family for visitation on Thursday, June 6, 2019 from 7 pm to 9 pm at THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME, 102 First Ave., Port Dover 519-583-1530. A Service to Celebrate Martin's life will be held at Grace United Church (Chapman & St. George St.) on Friday, June 7, 2019 at 1 pm. The Reverend Kathryn Vance officiating. For those wishing, donations to the Wheels of Hope (Cancer Society) would be greatly appreciated. On-line donations and/or condolences can be made at



7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Thompson Waters Funeral Home
102 First Ave.
Port Dover, Ontario, Canada

Memorial Service

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Friday, June 7, 2019
Grace United Church
Chapman St.
Port Dover, Ontario, Canada
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