FENNEMA, PETER, WO (Ret’d), RCAPC and CAF

Passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 20, 2015 in his 86th year. Loving husband to Sibby for 63 years and beloved father to Sylvia Richardson (Don) of Kitchener, Floyd Fennema (Debbie) of Chatham, and Michael Fennema (Nancy) of Ottawa.  Proud Grandfather to Brent and Mark, Brianne and Kurt, Josh and Kyle.  Peter and Sibby started a new family legacy by emigrating from the Netherlands to Canada in 1952. Peter spent 23 years serving his country as a Warrant Officer in the Canadian Armed Forces, and was an avid traveller, card player and devoted family man.

Remembered by RCLSA National President, Bernie Grover, as “a great guy” when he worked with Peter in Lahr in the early 1970s.


News / Events

COMMEMORATING NATIONAL PEACEKEEPERS’ DAY IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION

 OTTAWA – Members of the media and the public are invited to attend the National Peacekeepers’ Day commemorating the service of Peacekeepers past and present at “The Reconciliation,” that will… Read More

Strategic Plan for Commemoration consultations / Consultation sur Plan stratégique pour Commémoration

Dear partner, As you may know, we launched online consultations on June 18 to obtain the personal perspectives of Veterans, serving CAF members, RCMP involved in international policing, their family… Read More

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO HELP WELCOME AND INTEGRATE AFGHAN REFUGEES INTO CANADIAN SOCIETY

Dear friends, On behalf of the Conference of Defence Associations and the CDA Institute, I am writing to seek your support and assistance in helping to welcome and integrate Afghan… Read More

CDA STATEMENT ON RESCUING AND GRANTING ASYLUM TO AFGHAN INTERPRETERS

The Conference of Defence Associations, founded in 1932, is an umbrella organization for 40 member associations who represent over 400,000 active and retired members of the Canadian Armed Forces. The… Read More

MISL Newsletter July 2021 / Communiqué MISL juillet 2021

See link below for the latest MISL Newsletter (July issue). https://sway.office.com/9cepdCjVHjdXKD5Y?ref=Link Ce courriel est envoyé au nom de l’équipe de la gestion du changement organisationnel pour la Modernisation et intégration… Read More