BARKER, William Ellwood “Bill”


Passed away on February 9, 2021 at the age of 69.

Bill was born in Sault Ste. Marie on November 30, 1951 to the late Isabelle and late Ellwood Barker.  He is survived by his sons Jeff Barker (Melissa) and Greg Barker (Anja), grandchildren Amelie, Emeric, and Anna, as well as his siblings Anne McCarthy and Peggy Elwgren.  Bill will be sorely missed by his family and friends.

No services will be held at this time, a celebration of life may be held at a later date.

Those who wish to donate are encouraged to give to the Sault Ste. Marie Red Cross local branch, who went above and beyond in the later stages of Bill’s life.

Bill’s family would like to thank everyone for the sincere condolences that we have received.

Arrangements entrusted to Northwood Funeral Home and Cremation Centre (705-945-7758, 942 Great Northern Road).


Rest in peace and know that you were much loved.
As per Bill’s headstone, he’s”Gone Fishing.”