Peacefully on Sunday November 6, 2011 with loved ones by his side, recently of Denfield and formally of London in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of Frances (Bourne) Monk. Loving father to Audrey(Andrew) Monk of Poplar Hill, Mardy (Sam) Monk, Cindy (Scott) Robins, Heather (Michael) Monk, Sheila (Phil) Willer, David (Janice) Monk, Michael (Karen) Monk, Patricia (Chris) Chisholm, Kathy (Tom) Decoste all of London; Jamie (Debra) Monk of St Thomas; and Geriald (Cheryl) of Woodstock, predeceased by son Kevin. Dear brother to Ruth, Eileen, Rita, Joy and stepbrother Clifford. Predeceased by sisters Helen and Florence, brother Carl and step brother Patrick. Fondly remembered by grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Ken will fondly be cherished by many friends everywhere for his kindness, generosity and passion for life.

Ken was the owner/operator of Monk’s Auto Body formally of London and recently of Denfield and took pride in every car he worked on. Ken has had a passion for horses throughout his life so in lieu of flowers we ask donations be made to SARI Therapeutic Riding in Arva, Ontario in Ken’s name.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Thursday, November 10th from 12-1 PM where a memorial service will be held on Thursday at 1:30PM.

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