In Ottawa, formerly of Huntingdon, passed away after a brief illness on Saturday March 26, 2022, Adrien Knoops, son of Nellie Coolen and the late Theo Knoops. He leaves to mourn his cherished spouse Marina, his mother Nellie, his stepchildren Jennifer ( Cory), Patti (Leigh) and Michael (Katelyn), his step-grand children (Devin, Taylor, Brody and Ethan), his sisters Johannah (Cliff), Wilma (Dennis) and Francine, niece Stephanie and nephew Morgan, many other relations in Canada and the Netherlands, and his friends. Funeral mass took place at St. Joseph Church on York St., Huntingdon, on Saturday April 2, 2022 at 2pm, followed by a brief reception at the St Joseph Parish Hall. In lieu of flowers, donations to CUSO https://cusointernational.org, Adrien’s charity of choice, would be appreciated by the family. Funeral services are being arranged by Rodrigue Montpetit et Fils Funeral Home 170 Châteauguay street, Huntingdon, Quebec J0S1H0. Online condolences and tributes may be made at www.rodriguemontpetitfils.com.