DEWHIRST, Bruce - Passed away peacefully with family by his side on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Marion for 60 years. Loving father of Ellen Dewhirst and Nancy Robb (Paul). Proud Grandpa of Amanda Hayes (Brandon) and Michael Robb of Japan. Dear brother of Carl (Cathy), late Maxine Cheverie (late Jim), Ruth Nestman (Paul), Donna Oriet (Fred), Roy (Joan), Ron (Connie), Al, late Paul (Gwen), late Barbara and his sister-in-law Cheryl. Predeceased by his parents Murray and Bessie Dewhirst. Predeceased by his brother-in-law Ross Dunn (late Donna). Bruce will be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Friends are invited to visit at St. Andrew’s United Church (712 Wellington St. East) on Monday, January 14, 2019 from 10:45 am until 12:45 pm. Service to take place at 1 pm with Rev. Eun-Joo Park officiating. Bruce was an active and dedicated charter member of the Rotary Club SSM North and long standing parishioner of St. Andrew’s United Church. The family would appreciate memorial contributions payable by cheque to the Rotary Foundation or St. Andrew’s United Church. (Arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chape l - 492 Wellington St. East 705-759-2522). Expressions of sympathy may be offered at HREF="http://www.arthurfuneralhome.com">www.arthurfuneralhome.com
It is with sad hearts that we read of the death of Bruce. For many years we have shared an acquaintance on the camp road. We always looked forward to our annual chats as we passed on the road and have missed this over the last few years. Our sympathy to all of you.