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September 15, 1929 - June 6, 2021
(Member of the Grand Lodge Free and Accepted Masons of the State of New York and served in the United States Marine Corps)
Passed away at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre on Sunday, June 6, 2021 with loving family at his side. Don VanNatter in his 92nd year loved husband of 67 years to Jean VanNatter (nee Watson). Father of Barbara (Glen) Ritchie, Dan (Susan) VanNatter and Tom (Deborah) VanNatter. Cherished grandfather of Andrew (Jenna) and Ryan Ritchie, Michael VanNatter, Lucas and Wesley VanNatter and great grandfather of Lillian and Anna Ritchie. Don is predeceased by his parents Robert and Jennie (nee Oades) VanNatter and also his brother Russell VanNatter. Friends and family will be received at ADAMS FUNERAL HOME, 445 St. Vincent St. Barrie (just north of Cundles Rd.) on Thursday from 5 – 7 p.m. with COVID protocols to be adhered to. A Funeral Service will be streamed live at 11 o’clock on Friday, June 11, 2021 through the following link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81818722825?pwd=QkdvdGZpS3dzSnd6aWc1d2w2TWJYUT09 Interment in St. John’s Anglican Cemetery Craighurst. Memorial donations to the Royal Victoria Hospital Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Messages of condolence may be forwarded to the family through adamsfuneralhome.ca
In accordance to directives put in place by provincial governing bodies and the Public Health Unit there will be a limit on the number of people permitted into Adams Funeral Home at one time. Adhering to directions of funeral home parking lot attendant will be required.
Please note that wearing a facial covering and adhering to physical distancing directives is mandatory. No gathering is permitted in the funeral home or church parking lots please.
To watch a recording of the service please click the following link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCv01OP9TCdLAKuSOVIZupmQ