Udell, John W. of St. Thomas, passed away on Friday, May 9th, 2014, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 87th year. Beloved husband of the late Donna J. Udell (April 2007) and dearly loved father of Sheryl Taylor, Deborah Temple, Kimberlee Weatherford and John R. Udell. Loved brother of Betty McAulliffe, Carol Duncan, Robert Udell and the late Lloyd and Donald Udell. Cherished grandfather of Amanda Morrow and Christopher Taylor, Shannon Temple, Teresa Reed, and Lindy (Scott) Calhoun, Amy and Brian Weatherford and several great grandchildren. John was born in Niagara Falls on October 27th, 1927, the son of the late Glen and Lulu (Roy) Udell. He was a retired machine operator.
A Private Memorial service will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place, with burial of ashes in Elmdale Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to the charity of choice.