Marinus Pater

Obituary of Marinus Pater

Marinus (Rein) Pater born August 7, 1935 passed away peacefully at the age of 82 on Tuesday December 12, 2017 in the company of his beloved wife Margaret at the Georgetown hospital.  A cherished father/stepfather of Connie and Shelly, David, Paul, and Laura, proud Grandad to 11 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.  Rein will be remembered for his extensive community service, love of nature and beautiful photography, keen sense of humour and most of all, his love and dedication to his family, friends and country.  Rein will be missed by all who knew him.  Upon his request, there will be no service.  A celebration of Rein's life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to CAS Cancer Assistance Services of Halton Hills would be sincerely appreciated. A heartfelt thanks to Dr. Iskander and the nursing staff at the Georgetown Hospital for their care and compassion.