Peacefully on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Peterborough Regional Hospital, in his 82nd year. Beloved husband of Mary Ila (nee Richmond). Loving father of Linda (David) Conroy, Mary Lynn (Fred Renkewitz) Hayes and Sharon Lee Mowat. Cherished grandfather of Christa (Ed) Voortman, Cory Sealy, Ryan (Rebecca McReavey) McMinn, Lindsay (Matt) McConachie, Paul (Kelly) Conroy and Steven (Brittany) Conroy. Dear great grandfather of Lauren, Raquel, Jake, Daniel, Cohen and Chase. Brother of Marie (the late Ray) Dumas, Francis (Norm) Deneault, Betty (the late Bernie) Christie, Helen (the late Jimmy) Demoe, Donald (Elaine) Hayes, Rita (Gerry) Saxon, and Rose (Al) Kearsey. He will always be remembered for his great sense of humor, laughter and practical jokes. He was always the life of the room wherever he went. He gave love, affection and a helping hand to those around him. Visitation will be held on Friday, November 16, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at MacCoubrey Funeral Home (30 King St. E., Cobourg). A complete mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11 a.m. at St. Michael’s Church, Cobourg. If desired, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.