HILKER: Earl Eldon Passed away at Quinte Health Centre, Bancroft on Saturday August 4, 2012. Earl Hilker of Apsley in his 83rd year. Loved and missed by his wife Pat Hilker (Landon). Also missed by his daughter Deborah Wood of Cornwall and his grandchildren Sarah (Shaun and son Marcus Nasser), Mary Fullarton (Chris) & Joshua Wood. Great grandfather of Emily Fullarton. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brothers Clayton (Etta), Irvin and sisters Iva Rosebush (Jim) & Elva Kidd (Gordon). A funeral service will be held from THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL on Tuesday August 7, 2012 at 1:00 PM. Visitation will begin at 11:30 AM. A reception will be held in the Heritage Room of the funeral home followed by interment at Glen Alda Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Hospice House, Bancroft or the charity of one’s choice as expressions of sympathy. Friends may send condolences or make donations at www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 705-652-3355.