Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at the Sault Area Hospital at the age of 92.
Husband of Ilene (Bell). Father of Elaine MacDonald, Judy Parkes (Buster) and the late Lorraine Dixon (late Terry). Grandfather of Christine Kucher (James) and Steven Dixon (Lesley), Jennifer Hauser, Jeffrey Liepins (May). Great grandfather of 10.
Survived by siblings Melville (late Jean), Royetta McGregor (late Alec), Earl (Betty Rae), Chester (late Mary Ellen), Eileen Headrick and Sarah Bailey (Ron). Predeceased by Cedric (late Margaret), Robert (late Wyn), Charles, Elgin (late Mary Jane) and Peter (late Anne).
Also survived by brothers-in-law Wib Bell (Jessie), and Robert Bell (Kathy). Predeceased by Thelma McPhee (Murdock), Alexander, Verna McClelland (late Evan) and Helen McGregor (late Dean). Uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Friends and family are invited to visit the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 6 – 8 pm. Funeral Service in the chapel on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 3 pm. Rev. Nancy Ferguson officiating.
Memorial contributions to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Emmanuel United Church would be appreciated.
Special thanks to CCAC and Care Partner aides. Many thanks also to the doctors and nurses in emergency and on 3B at the Sault Area Hospital.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com