Birney WilliamPeacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 in his 70th year. Beloved husband of Beverley (nee Sherwin). Cherished father of Lisa (Mike) Brownson and Garth (Sheri) Birney. Loving grandfather of Brandon, Tori, Deena and Lance.  Dear son of the late Della (nee Pratt) and the late Clifford Birney.  Brother of Melvin (Sharon) Birney.  Son-in-law of Doris (the late Earl) Sherwin.  Friends are invited to a Celebration of Bill’s life at the Columbus Community Centre on Sunday, March 24, 2013 from 2-4 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Condolences received at

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