CASSIDY, John Richard of Simcoe, passed away suddenly at his residence on Saturday, August 3, 2013 in his 66th year. Dearly loved father of  Mark (Jennifer) of PoCassidy large 6rt Dover and Julie of Oakville. Will be sadly missed by his  grandchildren, Ryan and Sloane. Much loved  brother  and brother-in-law of Larry of Simcoe, Walter Jr. of Cayuga, James of Simcoe, Linda and Gord Gill of Simcoe, and Nancy and George Doughty of Jarvis. Predeceased by his parents Walter and Mildred, sister Marybell “Boots” Gunther and sister-in-law Brenda.  Before retirement John worked in the roads department for Norfolk County. He loved to hunt and fish with Mark and lived for opening day of deer season. John will be sadly missed by his family and friends, fond memories will be  held by all that knew him.  In keeping with John’s wishes cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life to honour John’s life will be held on Thursday August 8, 2013 from 3pm to 7pm at his son Mark’s residence, 1080 Charlottleville Rd. 8, Simcoe. Arrangements have been entrusted to THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME, Port Dover (519)583-1530. For those wishing, donations to Camp Trillium/Rainbow Lake or Sick Kid’s Hospital would be greatly appreciated. On-line donations and/or condolences can be made at www.thompsonwatersfuneral

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