Bernard Earl Hughes (World War II Veteran) of Chesley, passed away at Hanover Care Centre on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 in his 92nd year.

Beloved husband of Helen. Loving father of Beverly (Larry) Jones of Hamilton, John (Bernadette) of Hamilton, Bernadine (Clifford) Christian of Kelowna, BC, Donna (Rick) Williams of Shelburne, Nova Scotia and Joan Hughes of Hamilton. He will be sadly missed by his seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Bernard will be fondly remembered by his brothers, John, Sterling and Donald (Barbara), all of New Brunswick. Predeceased by his sister Kathleen Belmore, brother Jimmy and his parents, Bernard and Beulah (Kelly) Hughes.

At Bernard’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no funeral services.

Memorial donations to the Grey Bruce Animal Shelter would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley.

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