Slipped quietly into eternity on Monday, February 13, 2012, at St. Joseph’s Hospice after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 83. Beloved husband for 53 years of the late Fran (2002).  Missed by his loving sweetheart Vivian Moore and her daughter Connie. Cherished dad of Penny and Terry Lilley of Sarnia, Dan and Carolyn of Kitchener, Barry and Jeanne of Strathroy, Tim and Jane of London and Dougie and Cathy Wilson of Sarnia.  Treasured grandpa of Brooke and Raymond Pierce, Duane Lilley and Natalie, Joy and Jonathon Hyjek, Jonathan Nesseth, Matt and Tara Hall, Nick, Britty and Kurt Nesseth and Josh and Taylor Nesseth.  Great-grandpa of Lachlan Hall. Dear brother of Glenn, Lola, and Judy and Paul Rameau, and brother-in-law of Betty Nesseth. Will be remembered by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by brothers Hubert and Arthur and sister Agnes Ardy. Family and friends will be received on Friday, February 17, 2012, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 18, 2012, at Smith Funeral Home.  Cremation has taken place. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice  (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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