Gordon Derek Hank Korthuis
Gordon Derek Hank Korthuis passed away suddenly on January 2nd, 2008. He was born on December 1st, 1967 and grew up as part of loving family in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and Okotoks, Alberta. Through his adult life his ongoing personal and physical struggles were supported by his faith in God and the support of family. The last number of years saw Gord’s life enhanced and supported by his church family and his close friends that he made wherever he went.
Gordon is survived by his mother and father, Betty and Henry Korthuis, brothers, Trevor (Tammy), Aaron (Lindsay), Tim (Tanya), Skyler, his sister Genni, one nephew, seven nieces and grandparents, John and Fenny Korthuis as well as numerous uncles, aunts and cousins. Gordon was also survived by the Mulder family of Saskatoon, Janie Hettinga (Fred), Jerry Mulder (Yvonne), John Mulder Jr., Cornell Mulder (Brenda) of Vernon, B.C. and particularly John Mulder Sr and his late wife Miep Mulder who were a big part of Gordon’s early years in Saskatoon.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be directed to Redemption Ministries, 6702 138th St., Surrey, B.C. V3W 5G8.
A service to celebrate Gordon’s life will be held at the Christian Life Assembly, 21277 56th Avenue Langley, B.C. on Tuesday, January 8th, 2008.