Peacefully at Bluewater Health on Monday, November 5, 2012, Lawrence “Larry” Neil passed away at the age of 84. Beloved husband of Lillian (Walden). Loving father of Virginia Neil of Camlachie, Barb (Brian) Steven of Plympton-Wyoming, and John (Carol) Neil of London. Cherished grandfather of Caitlin, Allison, Mitchell, Maggie, Connor and Tyler. Dear brother of Karen Munce and brother-in-law of Rosemary Wilkie. Predeceased by his parents Alton (1996) and Gladys (1979) Neil, brother-in-law Harvey Munce (2012), and several aunts and uncles. Larry was involved with the Geneology Society, Friends of Canatara, the Cubs 23B Pack for 8 years, volunteered at Aberarder Central School for 8 years, and with the Lambton Literacy Program. He worked at Polysar for 39 years as a Mechanical Engineer and Project Manager. Larry will be missed by all those who loved him. A private family service will be held. Cremation will follow.  Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Organization for Literacy Sarnia-Lambton, Canadian Diabetes Association or the Canadian Cancer Society (cheques only at the funeral home please). Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.

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