Passed away at Strathroy-Middlesex General Hospital, on Thursday, December 19, 2013, at the age of 75 years. Beloved husband of Alice. Dear father of Lorrie (Dave) Yorke and Brenda (Mike) McKellar. Grandfather of Jacqueline, Ashley, Clarissa, James, and Derek. Great grandfather of Mercedes. Also survived by his brother Harold and his sister Carol. Predeceased by his parents James and Clara Blenkhorn, and his brothers Gordon, Norman, Donald, and Arthur, and his sisters Frances, Evelyn, Barbara, Grace, and Mildred.
Friends may call at the FOREST CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS, 9 James Street South, on Sunday, December 22, 2013, from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. A Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Monday afternoon, December 23, 2013, at 2:00 pm. Interment to follow at Beechwood Cemetery. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, in memoriam donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, one’s local humane society, or to the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.denningfuneralhome.com