LEIGHTON, Charles “Chuck”

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Charles O. Leighton on March 10, 2012 in his 79th year. Loving husband of Mary Lou (nee Martin). Devoted father of William, Joel (Carmen), Julie Wilson (Robert),  Michael (Catherine), Christopher (Edward). Loving grandfather to Robert, Hannah, Molly, Joseph, Justin, Elise, Leah, and Sophia. Predeceased by his parents Cecil and Ruth (nee McKee), sisters Beverly Farrah and Elaine Masse. Survived by his sister Cathy Bourgard. Chuck proudly worked as a Windsor firefighter for over 30 years and retired as a District Fire Chief.  Thank you to the doctors and nurses at Windsor Regional Hospital, Metropolitan Campus, who cared for him, especially his nurse Anthony. If you so desire, donations to Transition to Betterness would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9 pm with parish prayers at 3:30 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church, Lasalle, after 10:30 am followed by funeral mass at 11 am. Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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