Vance, Gary Vernon, of Belleville, passed away at his residence on Monday, July 2, 2012, in his 69th year. Beloved husband of Caroline (nee Corey) Vance. Dear father of Christina (Paul)Anderson, of Frankford, and Deborah (Rob) Clarke, ofTrenton. Dear grandfather of Joshua and Tyler Turner, and Samantha and Jacob Clarke.Garywas predeceased by his parents, the late Everett and Edna (nee Belch) Vance. He is survived by one sister, Marjorie Thorn, and by two brothers: Bart (Donna) Vance and Alvin (Marlene) Vance, all of Belleville. He was predeceased by three sisters:Shirley,Lorraine and Vera; and by five brothers: Everett Jr., Don, Lyle, Elmer, and Douglas.

 Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, (613 968-2273) Belleville.

Visitation on Wednesday, July 4th, from 2 to 4 p.m. and  7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday, July 5th, from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Funeral Service will be conducted in the Chapel on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Andrew Buckingham officiating.  Cremation to follow.  After the service, the family will receive friends at the Steele Family Centre adjacent to the funeral home, for a time of refreshments and fellowship.

Memorial Donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the Wesleyan Standard Church of Ivanhoe would be appreciated by the family.

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