Willem Karel van Hensbergen

Name of Person: Willem Karel van Hensbergen
Date of death: Monday 26th February 2024
Area: Cappyaughna, Kenmare Road, Glengarriff, Cork
Notice: Willem Karel van Hensbergen, a retired Royal Dutch Naval officer, passed away on February 26, 2024, at the age of 76. He had been living in Glengarriff for the past 24 years. He is survived by his wife, Patricia, daughter Jennifer, sons Johan and Martin, daughter-in-law Francine, sisters Hanne and Emma, and brother-in-law Dick.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests charitable donations be made to Friends of Bantry General Hospital in recognition of the exceptional care provided to Willem Karel by the hospital staff, especially Dr. Brian Carey and Dr. Mark Hannon.

The family asks for privacy during this time. Reposing will take place at Coakleys Funeral home in Bantry on Thursday, February 29th, from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. A private cremation will then be held for the family following Dutch customs.

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