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Kenneth Alfred Grant

GRANT, Kenneth Alfred - At St. Joseph’s Health Care Centre, Hamilton on March 16, 2019, Ken Grant of Simcoe in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Eileen for 67 years. Dear father of Dr. David Grant (Ann), Dr. Ian Grant and Kathryn Ann Grant. Cherished grandfather and great grandfather of Amy Jean Benvenuti (Clay), Lorne David Grant (Elizabeth), Mitchell Evan Grant (Heather), Andrew Graeme Grant (Kelly), Kayden, Hadlee, Gavin and Everett. Ken is also survived by his sister Wendy Ellis and predeceased by a sister Pam Ellis. Ken sat on the Board of Directors of both Standardbred Canada and the Standardbred Breeders Association. In 2010, he won the prestigious Chris VanBussel Award in recognition of his work in the formation of Standardbred Canada. He loved horses and was very proud of the ones he bred. He was also an avid breeder of Labrador Retrievers, judging dogs both in Canada and the U.S. The family would like to thank Dr. Kennedy, Dr. Wynveen and the staffs of Norfolk General Hospital and St. Joseph’s Health Care Centre for their care. A memorial service will be held at TRINITY ANGLICAN CHURCH , 80 Colborne St., S., Simcoe, Ontario on Friday April 5, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. The Reverend Paul Sherwood officiating. Memorial donations to THE Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society, 9685 First Line, R.R.#1, Moffat, Ontario L0P 1J0. Arrangements entrusted to THE FERRIS FUNERAL HOME , 214 Norfolk St., S., Simcoe (519-426-1314). Online condolences at
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Posted by Ron and Joan Peach (Neighbor) On Sunday, March 24, 2019
So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
In sympathy
Posted by Ken & Clare Turner (neighbour) On Wednesday, March 20, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss Eileen . Hope you can gain some comfort knowing that Ken is finally without pain and that he is at peace . Our prayers go out for you and the family Sincerely Ken &Clare Turner

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