Passed away suddenly but peacefully in his sleep at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie on Wednesday March 13, 2019 at the age of 92, of Barrie. Loving husband of the late Alida (June 2017). Loved father of Jolanda Brand of Springwater Township. Dear grandfather of Adam (David). Predeceased by his son-in-law Bill (April 2018). Nick was a longtime member of the I.O.O.F. Barrie Lodge #63 and Beaver Rebekah Lodge #190, Barrie. Following cremation, a service of remembrance will be held at the Heritage Place Auditorium of the I.O.O.F. Seniors Home, 20 Brooks Street, Barrie on Sunday March 24th at 2:30pm. As an expression of sympathy donations in memory of Nick may be made to the I.O.O.F. Seniors Home, the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Kidney Foundation and may be made through the funeral home.