BEHNKE, Clarence Orvel


Peacefully at the Van Daele Manor on Saturday, January 11, 2020 in his 88th year.

Beloved husband of the late Edna (August 17, 1985). Loving father of the late Glen (2014) and the late Brian who passed away on the same day as his father, Ken (Marlene), Brent (Susan), Wayne (Val) and Vicki-Lynn (John). Grandpa to 15 and great grandpa to many. Son of the late Charles and Sarah Behnke. Predeceased by his brothers Cecil, Lloyd, Lawrence, Ed, Earl, Joe and his sisters Ethel, Ellen, Lavina and Isabel. Brother-in-law of Anne Armstrong and Helen Jolin. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends may visit at the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522) on Friday, January 17, 2020 from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm. Funeral service in the chapel at 1 pm. Mrs. Helen Smith officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association (payable by cheque) would be appreciated.

Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave memories and condolences as a keepsake for the family.