McGill-webEdward McGill, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital on Tuesday, January 07, 2014, in his 94th year.

Born July 23,1920 in Wingham, Ontario to the late James and Minnie (nee Nethery) McGill.  Edward worked as a Marketing Representative for Ford Motor Company Farm Tractor Division.  He was a veteran of WWII, where he learned to be a Ham Radio Operator, number VE31NX.  Ed was a member of True Blue Masonic Lodge of Bolton, Ontario.

Survived by daughter Barbara (David) McCallum of Hanover, son Glenn (Deborah) McGill of Orillia, grandchildren Paul (Shelley) McCallum, Robin (Tatyana) McCallum and Karen (Brook) Shipp, greatgrandchildren Lauren, Cameron, Courtney, Iona, Katelyn, Kelton and Kaleb.  Also survived by his sister Helen Kelly of California.  Predeceased by his wife Mary (nee Bryer) McGill, brothers Jim, Glenn and sister Kaye.

Visitation will be held at St. James Anglican Church, Hanover on Friday, January 10, 2014 from 11:00 am until the time of the Funeral Service at 12:00 pm.  Rev. JoAnn Todd officiating.  Cremation to follow with inurnment in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bolton.  Arrangements entrusted to Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover.

Memorial donations to St. James Anglican Church, Hanover or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Register book available at

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