WEB_Lightbody_ThomasPeacefully, on May 1, 2014 at 89 years of age. Beloved husband of 64 years to Mildred “Maxine” (nee Scratch). Loving father of Lori & husband Ron Heydon, Pamela, Colin & wife Michelle, Leigh & husband Paul Rupert. Cherished Papa of Brooke & Jim Roche; Bryan Heydon; Brody, Blake, Dayna and Tessa Rupert; Jaden, Lexie and Lauren Lightbody. Treasured great-grandpa “Papa” of Haley, Ethan and Cameron. Dear brother of Roberta Zalenski & Jim and predeceased by siblings Lena & Harold Hicks, Robert & Margaret Lightbody both of Scotland. Tom was born in Scotland and emigrated to Canada in 1948. He was a Spitfire Pilot during WW II with the British Royal Air Force. He retired from teaching at Belle River High School in 1987. Special thanks to the staff at Huron Lodge for their care over the past few years. If you so desire, memorial donations to the Downtown Mission would be appreciated by the family. Cremation service was held. Memorial visitation Monday 5pm to 8pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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