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80 years, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Wilma (1975) and the late Therese (2003). Dear father of Joseph and Rosemarie Palmer, and Ronald Palmer. Loving grandfather of the late Harley (2007), Jennifer, Kyle and Brittany. Dear brother of Joyce Heibein. Step-father of Connie and Richard Dresser, Ronald Taveirne, Christine and Tony Clement, Carol and Bob Turner, Cheryl Taveirne and Ken Neal and step-grandfather of several grandchildren. Deane was retired from the H.J. Heinz Co. after 37 years of service. He was a member of Leamington Masonic Lodge #290 A.F. & A.M. and the Sun Parlour Shrine Club. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 7-9 p.m. Masonic Lodge Service Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Deane’s life at the Funeral Home on Friday, May 3, 2013 at 11 a.m. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. Interment McDowell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Sun Parlour Shrine Club or the Leamington United Church. Friends may share memories at

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