McRae, AllanJohn “Allan” (Hoop) McRae of Tara, formerly of Dobbinton, passed away in his sleep at Summit Place, Owen Sound on Saturday, April 13, 2013 in his 72nd year.

Beloved husband of Hazel (McNabb). Loving father of John (Valerie) of Innisfil, Roger of Tara, Jo-Anne McRae of Waterloo, Heather (Randy) Fukushima of Sioux Lookout and Kathleen McRae of Toronto. He will forever be cherished by his eight grandchildren. Dear brother of Jean (Basil) Wark of Tara, Ruth (Morley) Kaufman of Owen Sound and Grant (Lois) of Gould Lake. Allan was predeceased by his son Robert, brother Roy (Hazel) and his parents, John and Isabella (Ziegler) McRae.

Visitation will be held at the Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where a funeral service celebrating Allan’s life will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 2 p.m. Spring interment in Chesley Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family as expressions of sympathy.

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