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William Thomas (Bill) McCosh

William Thomas (Bill) McCosh was born to Olga (Jameson) and Thomas McCosh at Melfort, SK on February 21, 1925. He passed away January 28, 2011. Bill was predeceased by his parents and his only sister, Margaret McCosh. Bill married Bernice Rhodes on June 30th, 1949. He will be lovingly remembered by Susan (Larry) Nelson (Trossachs, SK): Hilary, Mallory, Spencer, Robert, Alana; Douglas (Simone) McCosh (Saskatoon, SK): Jameson, Liam; Robert (Ruth) McCosh (Calgary, AB): Colin, Thomas and Mavis (Rick) Peters (Melfort): Megan, Graeme and Michael. Bill was very active in his community owning Thos. McCosh Co. Plumbing and Heating Ltd. and belonging to many organizations: Melfort Legion and Branch Bugler; Past President of the Melfort Rotary Club, Public School Board Trustee, Past President of the Men?s and Senior Men?s Golf Club, Life member of the Melfort Curling Club, Kinsmen School Band, Oddfellows Lodge, Melfort United Church and Board of Trustees. After retirement in 1992 from Thos. McCosh Co. Ltd., Bill enjoyed his years playing trumpet with the Big Band Experience and the North East Community and Star City Bands. He enjoyed golfing and curling and later, photography. He had a wonderful sense of humor and always enjoyed a good joke. Private interment. Bill?s celebration of life took place at the Melfort United Church, Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Emmuael Menyereye officiated. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Melfort Funeral Home - 752-2714 Donations may be sent to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Melfort United Church Memorial Fund. Melfort Funeral Home Ltd., Melfort, Saskatchewan 752-2714 www.melfortfuneralhome.com0
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With heartfelt sympathy
Posted by Michelle Lavoie (friend) On Sunday, February 27, 2011
To Bernice and all Bill's family:

I was saddened to hear about Bill's death. Trips home and to Rotary lunch will not be the same! He was such a wonderful contributor to the community. My thoughts are with you, I know you will miss him so very much.

Warmest regards,

Michelle Lavoie

Posted by Judy Nagus (Mechanical Contractors Assoc of SK) On Tuesday, February 8, 2011
I have just learnde of Mr. Mccosh (Bill) passing. Bill's company was a long term member of the Mechanical Contractors Association of Saskatchewan and very involved with the plumbing Industry. On behlaf of the members here our sympathies.
Sincere sympathy
Posted by Brenda an Robert Sewart (Friend) On Friday, February 4, 2011
Bernice and family

Please accecpt our sympathy on the loss of your husband , father, and grandfather. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Sincerely, Brenda and Robert Stewart

Posted by Myrna and Jerry Derkatz (old neighbour and golfing friend) On Thursday, February 3, 2011
Our sympathy to you Bernice on the passing of your wonderful husband.

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