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William Terence "Bill" Walker

WALKER, William Terence "Bill" - May 26, 1930 - January 24, 2017 Born in England. It is with great sadness that the family of Bill Walker announces his passing at home with family present on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. Predeceased by Ruth, the love of his life for 63 years. Memories of Bill will be treasured by his sons Rick (Rita), Barry (Wendy), and his "girls" Bonnie (Gerry) Henderson, Cheryl Power, and Cathy (Cliff) VonHausen. He loved to share special time and stories with his 8 grandchildren, Tanya, Hilary, Erin, Jenny, Meaghan, Stacia, Melissa, Kurt and 11 great-grandchildren. They kept him young at heart! Bill had a quiet faith and a kindness for others. He enjoyed careers of leadership in the Canadian Military and Corrections Canada. In retirement, Bill travelled extensively and loved to golf and spend time with his family and friends. He was honoured to be an active member of Holy Name of Jesus Parish and a Grand Knight (Knights of Columbus). Many were touched by his love, friendship, and laughter. Family members are grateful for the compassionate care of Dr. Marcassa, the assistance of staff at Bryan's Pharmacy, and Holy Name parishioners who helped Dad navigate his final years. We celebrate his full and generous life and are consoled that he has found rest and peace. Friends will be received at the GORDON F. TOMPKINS FUNERAL HOMES - Township Chapel , 435 Davis Drive, on Wednesday, February 1st from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at Holy Name of Jesus Church, Kingston Mills, on Thursday, February 2nd at 11:00 a.m. Reception to follow at Rideau Acres. Private family interment planned for a later date. Memorial donations in Bill's name may be made to the Knights of Columbus-Holy Name of Jesus Parish. Sharing memories, online condolences www.gftompkinstownship.ca13140583
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So sorry
Posted by David&Joanne Powell (Friends of Cliff and Cathy) On Friday, February 3, 2017
Cathy and Cliif,

Our deepest condolences, out thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

We love you all!

Our deepest condolences
Posted by Catherine Bell (Friend of Bonnie) On Thursday, February 2, 2017
We are so sorry to hear of Bill's passing and wish you and the family comfort at this time.

Please accept our deepest condolences from the H'art Board.

Catherine

The last memory
Posted by Jean and Gary Richards (Long time friends) On Sunday, January 29, 2017
Jean and I remember the happy moments we spent with Bill and Ruth , when she was living. That friendship spawned many fond memories that we will always carry with us.

Rest in peace Bill.

Please accept our condolences
Posted by Andrea/Brian Guindon (Friend of Bonnie) On Sunday, January 29, 2017
To Bonnie and family, Brian and I are so sorry to hear our the loss of your father. We send all the caring thoughts possible to you at this time.

Andrea

With Loving Sympathy
Posted by Terrance R.Walker Olmstead & Rosanne (Nephew) On Saturday, January 28, 2017
We share in the sadness of this loss as we relish wonderful memories of Uncle Bill's ability to love with sincerity, humour, character, cleverness, honesty and depth. We pray his family will be comforted at this time.??

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