Went home to heaven June 26, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. John was reunited with his beloved wife Grace (2011). Loving and cherished father of Donna & Leo Desjardins, Mary Wereschuk & Alistair Taylor, William & Judith Haines. Devoted grandfather of Cheryl Campbell, Michael & Cindy Desjardins, Brian Znotins & Susan Regts, Heather & Hillar Lilles, Barbara Haines & Richard Prior, Michael & Bobbie Haines and great grandma to Julie, Emilee, Chloe, Alivia, Hannah, Andrejs, Aleksie and Brooklyn. He will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. If you so desire, donations to the Shriner’s Hospital for Children or the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Visiting Sunday 3-5 & 7-9 pm at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Tuesday, visiting will continue at the McBurney Funeral Home (35 Patrick St. W.) Wingham, 6-8 pm with funeral service to be held on Wednesday at 11am. Interment Wingham Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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