Passed peacefully at home on Wednesday, June 26th, 2013 in his 76th year. Cherished husband of the late Patricia Ethier for 50 years. Loving father of Marc and Paulette, Collin and Cindy, and Steven and Kim. Proud grandpa of Laura, Matthew, Michelle, Alyssa, Leah and Brandon. He will be fondly remembered by his nephew René (Jenn), his extended family and many friends. To celebrate Joe’s life, a memorial reception will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation are asked to consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be made at

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