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


News / Events

RAUSI Newsletter – Summer Issue

Read the summer Issue of The Royal Alberta United Services Institute. Summer July – September 2020

June 19: Message to the Defence Team from DM Jody Thomas and CDS Gen Jonathan Vance on Racism and Discrimination

Team, To begin, we would like to apologize that you have had to wait to hear formally and directly from us on the global response to the killing of George… Read More

Free Webinar – All Five Eyes on 5G

WEBINAR DETAILS June 8 2020: 15:00 EDT* / 20:00 BST* June 9 2020: 05:00 AEST* / 07:00 NZST* * Given the time zone challenges, all registered guests will be able… Read More

Ride For Dad – Fighting Prostate Cancer in Challenging Times

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May 29: Letter from Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) regarding COVID-19

*** You are encouraged to visit the DND/CAF COVID-19 Information Page for the latest information pertinent to both civilian and military Defence Team members. *** Dear Families and Members of… Read More