On November 1, 2010, Cornelius \"Neil\" Jacobus Roeleveld of St. Albert passed away at the age of 81 years.
Neil, born in Holland February 22, 1929, passed away peacefully in St. Albert on October 30, 2010.
A former resident of Peace River, Neil was known as the Fuller Brush Man of the North for 26 years and farmed in Vermilion for 41 years.
Neil leaves behind his wife of 53 years, Coby; 7 children: Elsie (Mickey) Johnson, Dorothy, Phil (Louise), Patsy, Coby (Allan) Kwasney, Willy (Tracey) and Val (Curtis Cox); and 12 grandchildren.
Reverend Mitchell Fidyka will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Family Catholic Church, on Saturday, November 6, 2010 at 11:00 am with Interment to follow at Northern Lights Cemetery. To send condolences: www.connelly-mckinley.com
Friends who so wish may make memorial donations directly to the Ronald McDonald House.