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In Loving Memory


Cornelia "Corrie"Klassina Bakker

Born in Holland

February 2, 1951

Died in Sarnia, Ontario

January 29, 2018

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Bakker, Cornelia “Corrie” (n.Piel)

Peacefully and surrounded by her family, on Monday January 29, 2018, at Bluewater Health in Sarnia, at the age of 67. Corrie, was the loving wife of Douwe for 29 years. Loving mother of Amanda Poore and her husband Jordan, and Linsey Bakker and her fiancée Evan Robinson. Survived by her siblings Tina Klaas and her husband Henry, Bert Piel and his wife Ida, Bill Piel, Alice Doelman, and John Piel and his wife Stephanie. Remembered by her brother in law Steve Burns. Corrie will be deeply missed by her extended family and friends. Predeceased by her parents Rinske and Eizo Piel, her sister Judie Burns, and her brother in law Gerald Doelman. Friends will be received at McCormack Funeral Home – Stewart Chapel, 254 George Street (At College Avenue) on Thursday February 1st for visitation from 7- 9 pm. A Funeral Service will take place at Living Hope Christian Reformed Church, 1281 Exmouth Street, Friday February 2nd at 11 am. Cremation will follow. Remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family online in “Corrie’s Guestbook” at In lieu of flowers, donations to the Parkinson’s Society would be appreciated.

Obituary Announcement



Thursday February 1, 2018

McCormack Funeral Home

7 - 9 pm.

Funeral Service

Friday February 2, 2018

Living Hope Christian Reformed Church

11 am.


Cremation to follow service.

Lakeview Crematorium.


Donations can be made online by using the link.


Cheques will be received at the funeral home.


Online Guestbook

Leave a condolence or memory online for the family.

Please accept my sincere sympathies to all of Corrie’s family. I have not seen Corrie for some time. We used to meet them on May 24 weekends at John and Stephanie’s and had such good fun. My thoughts and prayers are with you now.

Diane ferguson

My condolences to Douwe, Amanda, Linsey and the rest of the family. Corrie will be greatly miss by anyone that has ever meet her. I will always remember her great senses of humor, her great laugh, and somtimes telling things like it is. Will miss her greatly Richard Duiker.

Richard Duiker

Our deepest sympathies to Bert, Ida and families

Hank and Rose Koskamp

Sincere condolences to my cousin Douwe and family on the passing away of Corrie, your beloved wife, mother and sister. May God in his mercy provide comfort to you all and surround you with his peace that passes all human understanding and his everlasting loving kindness. Willi

Willi (Bakker) van der Woude

Thinking of you all at this sad time! Corrie was a lovely lady and she will be missed by everyone who knew her. You are in our thoughts and prayers. The Bida family.

Lowell Bida

Douwe, Amanda, Linsey & family, Sorry to hear of the loss of your wife and Mom. Heaven has gained another angel. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time. Hold your memories close to your hearts and she will be remembered forever.

Bruce, Sara & Jacob Mills

Dear Douwe, Amanda, Linsey & Family Wybe was Corrie's Elder at church several years ago. We wanted to extend our sincere condolences to you all in the passing of your wife, mother and mother in-law. We will be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

Wybe & Annette Zylstra

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