Howell0001Passed away peacefully on Sunday October 13, 2013 at the Collingwood Nursing Home in his 87th year. Edmund of Wasaga Beach, beloved husband of the late Mary. Loving father of AnneMarie Ford, Patricia Marchand, Mary Carson, John Howell Jr., and Mike Howell. Dear grandfather of James, Alexander and Thereasa Ford, Brian, Wayne and Lisa Marchand, Christina and George Carson and 11 great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Wasaga Beach Chapel, 509 River Road West, Wasaga Beach (705-429-8766) on Friday October 18, 2013 from 7-9 p.m.. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Noel Chabanel Catholic Church, 133 Dunkerron Avenue, Wasaga Beach on Saturday October 19, 2013 at 2 o’clock. Interment Wasaga Beach Cemetery. If desired, donations in Edmund’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated by his family.To sign the Book of Memories, log on to

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