Stuart (Sjoerd) Zylstra passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at University Hospital, London at the age of 85. Loving father of Irene (Steve) Posthumus, Marg (Bob) Zylstra, Marie (Joel) Krisko, Diane (Ed) Wassing, Rodger (Tcherina) Zylstra, Jeff (Judy) Zylstra and Suzette Zylstra. Survived by his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Also survived by his sister Doedty (Ruud) Baars, his brother Harry (Katharina) Zylstra, sisters-in-law Annie Zylstra and Carolien Zylstra Westerman and his other family in Holland. Predeceased by brothers Klaas Zylstra and Joop Zylstra, son Jim Zylstra, son-in-law Jack Langeveld and grandaughters Melanie Zylstra and Diana Posthumus. He will be sadly missed by all his friends at Strathmere Lodge. Cremation has taken place and there will be a private family service. If desired, memorial contributions to the charity of your choice would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy. Arrangements entrusted to Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy (519 245-1023). Share a memory at www.denningfuneralhome.com Posted free at Canadaobits.ca A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Stuart.