Suddenly at University Hospital, London on Sunday, October 13, 2013, Wilmer Tunks of Komoka in his 79th year. Beloved husband of Barbara (Walne) Tunks for 54 years. Cherished father of Heather Davidson (Harry Martin). Predeceased by his son Bob Tunks (2005). Loving grandfather of Austin. Dear brother of Marilynne Bragg (Bob) and brother-in-law of Eric Walne (Mary) and Helen Renaud. Also missed by his nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brothers Ivan Tunks and Ray Tunks. He will be sadly missed by his dog Emma and cat Sassy. Wilmer was a very social and friendly person, who had many friends within the workforce and socially. His hobbies included woodworking; he was an avid Nascar fan and attended Delaware Raceway for many years. Wilmer enjoyed the Little Beaver Restaurant and “Tims”. A Masonic Service under the auspices of Doric Lodge No. 289 A.F. & A. M. will be conducted on Friday, October 18, 2013 at 6:30pm, (open to the public) at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. Visitation will take place from 7-9pm following the Masonic Service. A private family service and interment of cremated remains in First Lobo Baptist Cemetery, Lobo, Ontario. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 180-633 Colborne Street, London ON N6B 2V3 or London Regional Cancer Program, 747 Base Line Road East, London ON N6C 2R6. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com
He will be forever in our hearts and will never be forgotten.