Peacefully, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter with family by his side, on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 of Exeter in his 83rd year went to be with his Lord and Saviour. August leaves behind his wife Gerry, the love of his life for 58 years. Proud father of Brad and his wife Cathy of Exeter, Jim and his wife Debbie of RR 1 Lucan, Susan McClure of Seaforth, and Fred and his wife Donna of Exeter. Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Paul and Sandra Gregus, John Gregus, Mary and Nick Haberer, Anne and David Ballantyne; Cindy and Chris Barwick, Sandra Gregus, Scott and Steven Gregus; Matthew and Kaley McClure, and Kathleen, Charlotte and Michael Gregus. Loved by great-grandchildren David and Anthony Gregus. Survived by twin brother Frank Gregus of London, his sisters-in-law Mary and her husband Larry Hartman and Annie, Florence, Ann and Marilyn Fallon. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by brothers John (Agnes) Gregus, Paul (Toni) Gregus, sister Shirley (Bill) Woodall and sister-in-law Patricia Gregus. Gus was a respected and trusted developer and builder in the South Huron and Exeter area for over 50 years.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Wednesday 2-4 and 7- 9 PM. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Precious Blood Church, 200 Sanders Street West, Exeter on Thursday, November 1st at 11:30 AM with Father Len Desjardins celebrant. Prayers will be said in the funeral home on Wednesday evening at 8:30 PM.
Interment Exeter Cemetery.
Donations to the Precious Blood Building Fund or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com.