Brian Hornby Photo EditedHORNBY, Brian Grant of St. Thomas, Ont. passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at the age of 55.  Beloved husband of Wanda Hornby.  Sadly missed by his mother Lois Hornby (Eric M’Creadie) of St. Thomas, Ont.  Brian is survived by his children Christopher Hornby (Amanda Doupe) and their son Marcus all of St. Thomas, Rebecca (Jason) Parker and their daughters Beth and Julie all of Moosejaw, Sask.; his first wife Liz Hornby of St. Thomas, Ont.; his siblings Ken (Cyndi) Hornby and their children Jessica, Jaime and Mark all of St. Thomas, Allan (Marlene) Hornby and their children Donald and Alex all of Whitehorse, YT; his in-laws Warren (Gail) Berlin and their children Zakk and Kayla all of Baden, Ont., Karen Lynne Dixon of Sarnia, Ont.; and by his aunts, uncles and cousins.  Predeceased by his father Murray Hornby.  Brian was an avid skydiver, earned his black belt through Legacy Shorin Ryu Karate, and was an amateur astronomer.   Arrangements have been entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  Cremation has taken place. Family and friends are invited to gather together to celebrate Brian’s life, at Lois and Eric’s home on Wednesday, April 10th at 6:00pm.  If desired, donations to Canadian Mental Health Association would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at

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