Born September 20, 1929. Passed away suddenly on Monday, February 18, 2019 at University Hospital in London, catching all that knew him by surprise, as when asked how he was feeling his response was “I never felt better in my life.” He was 89 years of age. He was an avid outdoorsman, and loved to fish and hunt. Predeceased by his wife Mary. Survived by his children Carolyn (Bruce) Climie, Brenda Aishford, Marie Gardiner, Evelyn Eagleson (Rob), and Lorna Gardiner (Bill), and his stepdaughter Brenda Douglas (Ray). Grandfather of Kevin Climie, Lisa Shiller (Grant), Chris Aishford, Carey Beardsley (Glenn), Janis Eagleson (Scott), Jeff Eagleson, Jolene and Melina Douglas. Great-grandfather to Paige, Corbin, Cody, Brooke, and Blake. Brother of Bruce Gardiner (Betty), and Martha Jardine (late Bob). Uncle of Bob Gardiner, Janet Gardiner, Brian Gardiner, Micheal Jardine (Pam), Laurie Jardine (Abe), and Todd Jardine. A private service will take place at a later date. For those who wish, in memoriam donations to the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.forestfuneralhome.com Funeral arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF FOREST.