Peacefully on April 14, 2017 at 66 years of age. Cherished husband of Patty. Treasured son of Gloria and the late Thomas Echlin. Loving father of Tom Echlin (Kathleen), Gary Echlin, Jessica Manahan-Woods (Jamie) and Nikki Lamphier (Joey). Adored Grandpa Shadow of Jessica, Brooklyn, Daniel, Jordyn, Krystal, Alistar, Taylor, Sarah, Emma, Jaydlan, Joseph, John and James. Great Grandpa of A.J., Kira Ann and Kayden. Dear brother of Lynn Labelle (Gilles). Loved nephew of Leonard Echlin (Dianne). Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Gary was a lifetime member of the Windsor Sportsmen’s Club. If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated. Visiting Tuesday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Wednesday 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. A benefit in Gary’s memory will be held at the Windsor Sportsmen’s Club on Sunday, April 23rd with doors opening at 2:00pm. Live entertainment will be provided. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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