Den Boer, Martin Hendrikus age 67, of Petrolia, passed away peacefully at Fiddick’s Nursing Home on Saturday April 27, 2013. Beloved husband of Ann (Krale) Den Boer for 43 years. Loving father of the late Andrew(2011)(Terri) Den Boer and Christopher (Sherry) Den Boer. Opa to Amy, Cody, Eric, Steve (Jenn), Kaitlin, Austin, Bryson, Corson, Janicka and Dirks. Great Opa to Tristan. Brother of Grace (John), Casey (Gladys), Hank (Alice), Anne (Calvin) and John (Vonda). Predeceased by his parents Dirk and Ann (Bouter) Den Boer. Martin was owner/operator of East End Gardens, Petrolia for over 40 years. Following Martin’s wishes, there will be no public visitation or funeral service. A private family gathering will take place. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to “First Petrolia Scouting” cheques only.