Theodorus Moons

Obituary of Theodorus Johannes Moons

With grateful hearts and trust in our God, we announce the sudden, but peaceful passing of Theodorus Johannes Maria  “Dick” Moons on Friday, June 29th, 2018.  Born in Haastrecht, The Netherlands on December 24th, 1943.  Much loved husband for 48 years of Martha Moons (nee Schoonderwoerd) and beloved father of Juanita (Hubert), Janetta (Derek), D.Jay, Steve (Eva) and Adam (Sara).  Proud and loving Grandpa/Poppa of Jacob, Gavin, Max and Mason Vandenberg, Nate and Emily Moons, and Roy and Nora Moons.

Cherished brother of Everit and Mary Moons, John and Maggie Moons,  Bertha and Kurt Walter, and Charlie Moons (late Tuesday). He will also be missed by his sisters-in-law Angeline Swart (late Roy), Maria and Bruno Sinosic, Joan and his other extended Moons and Schoonderwoerd family members, nieces, nephews and friends. 

Predeceased by his parents, Joannes and Adriana Moons, his sister Jane (Jack) Schoonderwoerd, nephews Jim Schoonderwoerd and Eric Walter, and other deceased members of the Moons and Schoonderwoerd families. 

Visitation will be held at DENNING’S OF WATFORD, 232 Warwick St., on Tuesday, July 3rd from 3-5pm and 7-9pm with Parish Prayers at 6:45 p.m.  Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady Help of Christians, 432 Victoria St., Watford on Wednesday, July 4th at 11:00 a.m. with Father Tom Donohue, Father Michael O’Brien and Father John Sharp officiating.  Interment in Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial donations to the Do It For Daron Youth Mental Health Foundation ( or your local food bank.

“The saddest moment is when the person who gave you the best memories… becomes a memory”