PARDEY: Donald of Elgin Manor, and formerly of Eden and St. Thomas
Pardey, Donald of Elgin Manor, and formerly of Eden and St. Thomas, passed away at his late residence, on Friday, April 4th, 2014, in his 79th year. Beloved husband of the late Mary Lou (Mann) Pardey and much loved father of Michelle Pardey of St. Thomas, Mary Newcombe and her husband Peter of London and the late Richard Pardey (2005). Dear father-in-law of Tari. Dear brother Douglas Pardey (Linda), the Joyce Crocker ( late Ed), late Bill Pardey (late Elaine), late Jean Greenwood and her husband Glenn, and the late Jack Pardey and his wife Mary. Loved grandfather of Brandon Pardey, Eric and Jacob Newcombe and Craig and Krysta Pardey. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Don was born in St. Thomas on December 29th, 1935, the son of the late Victor and Jessie (Wise) Pardey. He was a retired foreman with Gould Manufacturing (G.K.N. Sinter Metals). He had been an active member of the Community of Christ Church.
A public memorial service to celebrate Don’s life will be held on Thursday at 1:00p.m. at the Community of Christ Church, 105 Fairview Ave., St. Thomas. Allyson DeNeire and Stephanie Johnson officiating. Cremation has taken place, with private interment of his ashes in Elmdale Cemetery. Visitation at the Church on Thursday from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Community of Christ Church or the Canadian Cancer Society. Williams Funeral Home Ltd, 45 Elgin Street, St. Thomas entrusted with arrangements.