Passed away peacefully at Marshall Gowland Manor on Sunday, February 12, 2012, at the age of 81.  Ken is predeceased by his parents Milton and Annie (Toots) of Harriston, ON, brother George of Chatham, ON, sister Shirley (Seip) of Waterloo, ON, and brothers-in-law Russel Seip of Waterloo, ON, John (Chuck) Bell of Sarnia, ON, and Don Robinson of Palmerston, ON.  Survived by sisters Zell (Robinson) and Jo (Bell) and sister-in-law Diane MacGregor.  Lovingly remembered by all his many nieces and nephews.  Ken retired from Hydro One, Wyoming, ON, in 1986 with 37 years service. Thank you to the staff of Marshall Gowland Manor for making Ken’s final days more comfortable. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 15, 2012, at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.  Interment in Lakeview Cemetery at a later date. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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