Sims, Richard002Sims, Richard – It is with great sadness that the family announces the death of Richard Lawrence (Laurie) Sims. Son of the late Albert and Helen Sims, Laurie passed away peacefully with family at his side at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham, on Monday, August 25, 2014 at the age of 90 years. Laurie was a proud veteran of the 2nd World War. He is predeceased by his beloved wife Grace Rose Sims (Camplin) July 2012, and nine siblings. He will be remembered as a generous and loving dad by his children: Donna Greenwood (Fergus), Dianne Saunders (North Bay), Barb Hanley (Williamsford) and Doug Sims (McCullough Lake Dr.). Also survived by his 9 grandchildren: Rick, Leanne, Jeff, Jerry, Kelly, Stephanie, Tyler, Dylan and Katie and 14 great-grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by all. Rest in Pease Dad 1924-2014. We Love You! A private celebration of Laurie’s life will be held in the near future.

If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society (Research) and condolences for the family may be arranged through the May Funeral Home, 63 Main St. E., Markdale, N0C 1H0 at, 519-986-3310 or

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