In Memory of




Obituary for Johanna VanLoon (Mooijekind)

It is with heavy hearts that we announce her peaceful passing, with family by her side, on November 18, 2023. Johanna Maria Antonia Van Loon (née Mooijekind), born May 23, 1937, Hillegom, Netherlands. Loving wife of 67 years, of Cornelius Van Loon of Martintown. Predeceased by her son Gerald (1968). Devoted mother of John (Carol), Mary Way (Barry), Lenny (Elizabeth), Anne Van Loon-Leroux (Richard), Corey (Wendy), Tracy Myers (Holger) and Judy Dancause (Richard). She will be dearly missed by her many precious grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her parents Geradus Mooijekind & Antonia Spreeuw; brothers Ben and Gerard; and sisters Nelli and Tinike. Survived by several cherished and beloved siblings, in-laws, nieces, nephews and extended families.
A proud Dutch-Canadian, Johanna was a dedicated member of her community and volunteered with many organizations and charities, but especially St. William’s Parish, the Women’s Institute of Martintown, the Catholic Women’s League and the Martintown Horticulture Society. Johanna was a Pastoral Minister of the Eucharist at Maxville Manor and the Cornwall Community Hospital. Johanna found joy for many years singing with the Centennial Choir of Cornwall and was a committed fundraiser for the Canadian Cancer Society, Cystic Fibrosis and the Agapè Centre.
Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of the Munro & Morris Funeral Home Ltd., 20 Main Street, Maxville, Ontario (613-527-2898). There will be a private visitation at her home on Tuesday, November 21 from 1 to 4 pm for immediate family. A public visitation will be held at St. William’s Catholic Church on Wednesday November 22, 2023 from 9:00 to 11:00 am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated on Wednesday, November 22, 2023 at 11:00 am. Interment to follow in St. William’s Parish Cemetery, Martintown. In lieu of flowers, and in honour of the compassionate care received, donations to St. Joseph’s Continuing Care Centre in Cornwall would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Johanna, a tree will be planted in a memory woods. A tree grows – memories live. Condolences may be made online at