Peacefully on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, in his 83rd year. Beloved partner of Betty Symons. Loving husband of the late Shirley. Dear father of Scott (Linda) and Debbie (Barry) Philp. Cherished grandfather of Leah (Eldar), Zakery (Jolene), Shardelle (Alex), Giselle (Elie), Charlene (Neil), Jason (Kaylynn) and Christopher (Sheena). Great grandfather to 10 great grandchildren. Brother of Barbara (the late Stan) Horner. Earl will be sadly missed by the extended family. There will be a private family gathering at Earl’s request. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. The family would like to express their appreciation to Dr. Moorsom and the staff of NHH Palliative Care. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.