Bill passed away peacefully at the age of 89 years in Edmonton where he grew up. He married Isabel in 1951–semicolon– they farmed and raised their three children in the Sion area then moved to Thorsby.
He is survived by his children, Christine (Kelly), Neil (Denise) and Anne. He will be greatly missed by his grandchildren, Shirley, Mary, Christine, Kory (Dayle), Billy, Shawn and Calandra–semicolon– great-grandchildren, Morgan, Kolten, Quade and Hailey. Bill was predeceased by his wife Isabel–semicolon– siblings, Harry (Nora), Annie and Peter (Sue).
A Memorial Service will be held at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, 10011 – 114 Street, Edmonton on Monday, April 18, 2016 at 11:30 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Caritas Hospital Foundation, 3C60, 11111 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5K 0L4 or the War Amps, 1 Maybrook Drive, Scarborough, ON, M1V 5K9.
The family wishes to thank the staff of the Edmonton General Hospital for their care and compassion.