PosteDonald Poste, of Mildmay, passed away suddenly at LHSC – Victoria Hospital, London on Sunday, October 27, 2013, in his 67th year.

Born in Toronto to the late Henry and Renee (nee Payne) Poste on February 1, 1947.  Don was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion – Hanover Branch No. 130, and was a veteran of the Air Force.

Survived by wife Julia (nee Wells) Poste of Mildmay, children Robert Poste and Deborah Lachance both of Kingston, grandchildren Jessica Lachance, Micheal Lachance and Rikki-Renee Brousseau and great grandchildren Emma Harris and Korbin Lachance.  Also survived by his sister Marg Poste of Hanover.

A Royal Canadian Legion – Hanover Branch No. 130 Memorial Service will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 11:00 am followed by a Celebration of His Life. Wanda Goodyear officiating. Scattering of ashes in Woodlawn Cemetery, Guelph.

Memorial donations to the Royal Canadian Legion – Poppy Fund or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Register book available at

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