blacklerDSuddenly at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Friday, January 17th, 2014, Don Blackler at 57 years of age.  Cherished husband of Brenda Crossley.  Dear father of Jennifer Crossley, Vanessa Crossley-Blackler (David Park), and Nicholas Blackler (Melinda Ellerton).  Loving Papa of Chloe Crossley-Grycko and Rowen Blackler.  Devoted son of  Joyce Blackler and the late William Blackler and son-in-law of  the late Mimi Crossley. Beloved brother of Nancy Blackler-Jenkins (Kevin Jenkins), the late Jeffery Blackler and brother-in-law of Shirley Crossley (Ken Kerr), and the late Keith Hickman.  Uncle of Sean (Tobi), Kevin (Kirsty), Reece, the late Royce, and great uncle of Leighanna and Alexandra.  A Funeral Service will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E. in Cobourg on Tuesday, January 21st, at 12 noon, with visitation for two hours prior to the service from 10am until 12 noon.  Cremation to follow with spring interment.  Those wishing may make a memorial donation by cheque to the M.S. Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation.  Condolences received at

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