Gordon August Klages of R.R. #1 Desboro, passed away at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Chesley on Saturday, July 28, 2012 in his 90th year.
Beloved husband of Grace. Loving father of Don (Diane) of R.R. #1 Desboro, Wayne (Linnet) of Merritt, B.C., Sylvia Lech of R.R. #1 Desboro and Sid (Jo-Anne) of Chesley. Cherished grandfather of nine grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Gordon will be fondly remembered by his daughter-in-law Vida Klages of Vernon, B.C. Predeceased by his son Dean (1978), sisters Wilma Service, Leila Klages, Dorothy Freeman and his parents, August and Caroline (Janke) Klages.
Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Friday from 2–4 & 7-9 p.m. A funeral service celebrating Gordon’s life will be held at the Chesley Community Centre (129 4th Ave. S.E.) on Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 2 p.m. Interment in Chesley Cemetery.
Memorial donations to the Chesley Hospital Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.