Rich: William “Bill”, a resident of RR 2 Croton passed away peacefully at Meadow Park Nursing Home, Chatham on Saturday, September 8, 2012 at the age of 80. He was born in Dover Township, son of the late William George and Stella (Lozon) Rich. Beloved husband of Joanne (Barr). Loving father of William Robert Rich of Croton, Lorrie Lee Rich-Gibbons (Brad) of Windsor and Elizabeth Brooks (Dan Laier) of Glenwood. Proud grandpa of Bonnie, Jeff, Cody, Kimberlee, Billie-Jo, Adam and Mathew. Sadly missed by great grandchildren Raven, Nyleah, Kymara, Owen, Jesse, Allyssa, Shaelyn, Mikeal, Joshlyn and William. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sister Valerie Abramovich. The Rich family will receive friends at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North Street, Dresden on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9pm.  The funeral service will be held from the funeral home on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 1:00pm. Interment in Dresden Cemetery. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Alzheimer Society. Online donations and condolences may be left at

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