Irvine - editedSuddenly at his residence on Thursday, August 14th, 2014, in his 82nd year. Beloved husband of Joan. Dear father of Linda Carswell and her husband David, Carole Jones, and Janet Spriggs and her husband Wayne. Dearly missed by 6 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. John will be missed by his brother Norman Coates and by his nieces and nephews. At the family’s request, there will be a private graveside service at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date at Byron United Church. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of John are asked to consider Byron United Church or Samaritan’s Purse Canada.   Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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