Passed away suddenly on Monday, April 16, 2012 at Kingsville Court. Loving boyfriend of Veronica Jamieson for 26 years. Cherished father of Gaye DeMers and husband Gerry and Kandy Flood. Adored grandpa of Jason DeMers (Kim), Lisa Stowe (Tyler), Nicole van de Wal (Ruud) and great grandpa of Dylan, Morgan, Nathaniel, Rayann, Elijah, Ella, Liv, Matts and Maeve. Dearest son of the late Ernest and Myrtle Trimble. Dear brother of Jean Stockwell (late Cliff) and Pat Moody (Bill). John retired from GM with over 33 years of service but his true passion was farming. He also enjoyed racing his stock car # 28 in Tilbury and he got his pilots license and enjoyed flying for over 40 years. Visiting will be held at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to be held from the funeral home on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 11 am. Rev. Stephen Jones officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Memorial Donations made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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