Born December 10, 1929 and raised on the family farm in Croton, Ontario. Dad served as a mechanic in the RCAF, stationed in Zweibrücken, Germany and later at the BP station in Bothwell, ON.  Dad enjoyed years of driving and training harness horses in Canada and the US.  A retired instructor from the harness horse groom school and auto mechanics program at St. Clair College, Windsor.  Dad was an avid card player and member of the Bothwell Seniors club where he delighted in many lively games of ‘Pepper’. Dad left this life at the age of 83 on December 15, 2012 to join his cherished companion Lorraine Watterworth (Oct 2012).  Dearest Dad to Doug Webster (predeceased by Darlene), Susan Richard (Jack), Patty Trepanier (Guy), Cheryl Horrobin (Barry) and Darlene (Jodi) Dagley (Andrew).  Loving Papa to Alicia Webster, Wayne Richard (Charlotte), Stephanie and Doug McGinnis, Brooke and Jordan Horrobin, Tyler Turner, Brittany and Grace Webster, and six great-grandchildren.  Beloved brother of Eileen LePatourel, Vivian Farnsworth (Ormand), Darlene Lather and brother-in-law of Janie Webster.  Also survived by many dear nieces and nephews.   Special friend to the Watterworth family.  Predeceased by brothers Edward and Robert and sister Hazel Warnock.  The family will celebrate Dad in remembrance at the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home, 211 Elm St., Bothwell on THURSDAY DECEMBER 20, 2012 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm, and on FRIDAY DECEMBER 21, 2012 from 10-11am, followed by the funeral service at 11am.  Interment St. Ignatius Cemetery, Bothwell.  Donations to HDGH Foundation for the Palliative Care Unit if so desired.  (

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