Peacefully, with family by his side on Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 in his 87th year.  Joe , loving husband of Gwen (Irwin) for 52 years. Loving Dad of Ed and his wife Heidi, Kathy and her husband David Cronin, Don and Trish. Proud Papa of Melissa, John, Marlee, Grant, J.J. and Hanna. Dear brother of Janet Stark.  Friends will be received at the Paisley Chapel of the T.A. Brown Funeral Home, 216 Queen Street South, 519-353-5133, on Monday, November 5th, 2012 from 7 pm – 9 pm. A service will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 260 Queen Street, Paisley, on Tuesday at 11 am with the Rev. Shelly Butterfield-Kocis officiating. Interment to follow at Douglas Hill Cemetery.

Memorial Donations to the Walkerton Hospital Foundation or the Westminster Presbyterian Church would be appreciated by the family.

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