Harry Ernest Wilkins of R.R. #1 Chesley, passed away at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Tuesday, July 3, 2012 in his 88th year.
Beloved husband of 62 years to Grace. Cherished father of Patricia (Gordon) Miskie of R.R. #1 Chesley, Don of Marwayne, Alberta and father-in-law of Darlene Wilkins of Paisley. Loving grandfather of eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Harry will be sadly missed by his sisters Elsie Oliver of Sudbury, Dorothy Gillin of Point Clark and brothers Charlie (Mayme) of Point Clark and Herb (Marie) of Chesley. Predeceased by his sons Ron and Dave, daughter-in-law Barb McNabb, sisters Jessie Alton, Gladys Carlaw, Louise Weaver, brother Herbert James in infancy and his parents, Ernest and Francis (Matthews) Wilkins.
Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Sunday from 2–4 and 7–9 p.m. where a funeral service celebrating Harry’s life will be held on Monday, July 9, 2012 at 1 p.m. Cremation will follow.
Memorial donations to Knox United Church, Paisley or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.