It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gerardus Hermanus Bernadus "Herman" Scholten of Fredericton on Sunday October 1st at the Doctor Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital. He was 73. Born in Holland he was a son of the late Alex and Maria (Weekamp) Scholten. Herman had a great impact on the community and on so many people’s lives.
Herman will be deeply missed by his wife of 49 years Connie, daughter Leigh and son Craig (Megan), granddaughter Cassie and grandson Quinn. Brothers; Alex Jr. (Irene), Willie (Beatrice) and Tony (Lea), sisters; Sientje Scholten, Nardy Lourenssen (Gerald), Annie Buyting (Harry), Fientje Cameron (Joe), Theresa Scholten, Paula Tomlinson (Wayne), Marilyn Gallant (Pierre) and Liedy Fox (Mark), Sisters-in-law; Dini, Anne and Jeanette Scholten brother-in-law Tony Weekamp, as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his brothers; Bertus, Benny, Francis and John Scholten, sisters; Femy, Liedy, Tuusje and Mary.
The family would like to thank Dr. Tom Barry and the nurses and staff on 4E and 4SE for all the great care and compassion they provided to Herman in his time of need.
Resting at Bishop Funeral Home 540 Woodstock Road Fredericton, where the family will receive friends and visitors on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 from 5-8 PM only. A Mass of Christian burial will take place on Thursday, October 5th, 2017 at St. Dunstan’s Roman Catholic Church in Fredericton at 12:05 PM with Father Bill Brenan officiating. Interment to follow in the Alexander Gibson Memorial Cemetery.
For any who wish, memorial tributes may be made to a Charity of the donor’s choice.
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