Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 in his 81st year. Loving husband and best friend of Faye Brown (nee Davis). Cherished father of Marilyn Wilson (Todd), Dianne Nicholls (Brad) and Lorraine Lawrence (Dave). Loving grandfather of Tommy, Cory and Patrick Wilson; Nicolle and Jared Nicholls; and Connor and Autumn Lawrence. Dear brother of Keitha Beatty (the late Bill) and Lois Beatty (the late Jim). Predeceased by two grandchildren, David Wilson and Alexandra Lawrence and his parents Ray and Elsie Brown (nee Down). Friends will be received at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg on Friday, September 20th from 7-9 pm and on Saturday, September 21st from 1 pm until the time of the funeral service to be held at 2 pm in the funeral home chapel. Those wishing may make donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Roseneath United Church or the SickKids Foundation. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.