BENNELL: John Arthur – with great sadness the family announces his passing on October 15, 2014 in his 68th year.  Beloved father of Karen (Brian), Craig, Teresa (Tim).  Loving grandfather of Rebecca, Andrew, Jessica, Justin, T.J. and Stephen.  Cherished only brother of Joan (Len). Born in High Wycombe, England, John brought his family to Ontario in 1976 to join his sister and start a new life.  He was an accomplished furniture refinisher and french polisher and spent most of his working life at Creative Custom Furnishings.  John will be sorely missed by his friends and colleagues at the shop. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 11 A.M.until time of funeral service at 1 P.M.  Interment Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton. If so desired memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Diabetic Association or the Asthma Society would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at

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