Peacefully and surrounded by his loving family, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Friday, May 17, 2013, of Grand Bend in his 81st year. Loving husband and best friend of Mary Margaret (McLeish) Prowse for 32 years. Devoted father of David Prowse and Francine Hache of Sarnia, Dianne and Steve Twynstra of Ailsa Craig, Scott Hall and Dace Kuze of Toronto and Laurel Flitton of London. Special grandpa of Karleen, Valerie, Jerritt, Leia, Kurtis, and Lukas and great-grandpa of Vincenzo. Missed by many brothers and sisters-in-law and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his wife Patricia (Cooper) and parents Edna (Cohoon) and Stanton (Pete) Prowse and his sister Barbara and her husband Gord Tilford. Don will be deeply missed by the many people whose lives he touched with his loving, caring ways.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held at the Oakwood Resort (Grand Bend), 70671 Bluewater Highway, South Huron on Thursday, May 23rd at 1:30 PM with Rev. Harry Disher officiating. Cremation with interment Woodland Cemetery, London. Donations to the Rotary Foundation of Canada, the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Alzheimer Society of Huron County would be appreciated by the family.