YOUNG, William Alexander – Age 81, of Sombra, passed away peacefully at his residence on Saturday, November 2, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Joyce (Long) Young (1966). Loving father of Marilyn (Steve) Mullen of Courtright, Linda (Mike) Shepley of Sombra. Cherished grandfather of Melissa and Katie Mullen and Tracy, Tammy (Shawn), Robyn and Christopher Shepley. Sadly missed by his sister Jean Riddoch and brother Gerald (Glenda) Young as well as several nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents Guy and Gladys (Fournie) Young and brother-in-law Robert Riddoch. Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 6:00 to 9:00pm and 10am until Funeral service time at 11:00 am on Thursday November 7, 2013. Interment to follow at Riverside Cemetery, Sombra. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society. Memories and condolences may be sent online at Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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