Allan Charles Leifso of R.R. #2 Elmwood, passed away peacefully at the Victoria Campus of London Health Sciences Centre on Friday, April 20, 2012 in his 89th year.

Beloved husband of Estella. Loving father of Bradley (Barb) of Walkerton, Gary (Peggy) of Elmwood, Sandra (Pierre) Guay of Brantford, Leslie (Susan) and Arthur, all of R.R. #2 Elmwood. Cherished grandfather of Stephanie, Ashley, Katie, Nicholas, Monique (Max), Bob, Brady and Paige and great-grandfather of Chantel and Austin. Allan will be missed by his sister Alice (Jim) Dempsey of Connecticut and sister-in-law Peggy Leifso of R.R. #2 Elmwood. He is predeceased by his son Wayne, brothers Ray and Donald, sister Audrey Ahrens and his parents, Arthur and Emma (Stuempfle) Leifso.

Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Sunday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. A funeral service celebrating Allan’s life will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Elmwood on Monday, April 23, 2012 at 1 p.m. Interment in Chesley Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, St. John’s Lutheran Church, Chesley Hospital Foundation or the Chesley Medical Clinic would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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