Peacefully, on August 16, 2014 at 61 years of age after a lengthy illness. Beloved husband of 42 years to Maria. Loving father of Helen & Eric Liles, Sara Dawtry & Jeremy Sinisac, John & Heather, George & Nikki, Pete & Rachelle. Cherished Grandpa of James (Amber), Michael, Cooper, Steven, Josh, Olivia, Bella and Lucas. Treasured great-grandpa of Ethan. Predeceased by parents John & Sara Dyck. Dear brother of John, Helen, Margaret, Sara, Aggie and Tina. If you so desire, memorial donations to the Kidney Foundation of Canada or WRH-Ouellette Campus-Dialysis Unit would be appreciated by the family. Cremation and a private family service were held. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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