Peacefully after a short valiant struggle, with his wife Joanne of 61 years by his side on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at the age of 84.
Beloved father of Steve (Debby), Mike (Angela) and Linda Porte (late Kevin). Proud grandpa of Tyler, Ben, Kendell, Shea, Kaitlyn and great grandpa of Makinley and Elijah. Predeceased by his parents George and Anne Davey and his much loved adoptive mother Helene Dunn. Dear brother-in-law of Cathie and Wayne Bishop. Special cousin of Jane-Ann Belyk.
Family and Friends are invited to Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E 705-759-2522) on Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. Funeral service from the chapel at 1 pm. Rev. Laurie Milito officiating.
Memorial donations (payable by cheque) to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Kidney Foundation or to the Central United Church would be appreciated. We would like to express our thanks to Dr. Hemy, Kelly at ARCH and Rev. Laurie for their care and support
If I had the answers
I would lay them all before you
Plainly it’s a circle,
One that ends and then begins,
And begins again
(from ‘Yes I Will’ by Neil Diamond)