Peacefully on Sunday, October 20, 2013 at C.E.E. Hospital of Bluewater Health. LORNE IRWIN EDGAR, 86 years, of Petrolia. Beloved husband of 60 years to Evelyn Delores (nee Zavitz). He is survived by Laura and Larry Chapman, Janice and Nicholas van Wyk, and Heather and Steve McCarthy. Blessed in having six
grandchildren; Ryan and Shawna Chapman, Colleen and Chris Colley, Meghan Chapman, Michael and Emily van Wyk, Matthew and Sarah McCarthy and two great grandchildren Kole and Finn Chapman. He
is also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was a former reeve of Brooke Township and Warden of Lambton County in 1964. Preceded by his sister Mona MacGregor. Visitors will be received on Thursday from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Needham-Jay Funeral Home, Petrolia. A funeral service will be held on Friday, October 25, 2013 from Hope United Church, at 1pm Alvinston. Rev. Jim Breen officiating. Interment to follow in Alvinston Cemetery. As expressions sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario (www.heartandstroke.on.ca). Memories and condolences may be shared on-line at www.needhamjay.com.