Passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie on Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of the late Gladys. Dear father of Elgin and his wife Carol. Loving grandfather of Beverly (Michael), Debbie (Mike), Gina, George (Leanne), great-grandfather of Katie (Ryan), David, Robert, Zachary, Keegan and great-great grandfather of Emma. Survived by his sister Helen Thompson. Cremation has taken place. At the request of the family there will be no services. Interment of ashes will be held at Dalston Union Cemetery at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the O.S.P.C.A. through the JENNETT FUNERAL & CREMATION CENTRE, 152 Bradford Street in Barrie. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.funeralhome.on.ca.