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It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of John on February 25, 2018 at 88 years of age. Beloved husband of 62 years to Terry (nee Monaghan). Loving father of Mike (Janet), the late Jim (1983), Mary Jo Regier (Bill), and Lori Balkwill. Cherished grandpa of Katie (Steve), Maureen (Kyle) and Tori (Kris). Great grandpa of Hayden, Natalie & Spencer. John will be sadly missed by many in-laws, nieces and nephews.
He retired 28 years ago from Ford of Canada. In his younger years, he was convenor of Riverside Minor Hockey Association and was instrumental in starting the Ford Hockey League. John was active with the Knights of Columbus; Council 4924. In his retirement, he enjoyed golfing and morning coffee with his buddies from K of C.
If you so desire, donations to St. John Vianney Church, St. Vincent de Paul or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Visiting Tuesday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. and K of C prayers at 7:30 p.m. at Families First, 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Wednesday, family and friends are invited to meet after 10 a.m. at St. John Vianney Church, 385 Dieppe St. until the time of the funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.
Parish prayers at 4:30 p.m.
K of C prayers at 7:30 p.m.
Visitation at the church after 10 a.m.