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COOKSHAW, Gwyn - Gwyn Cookshaw died unexpectedly at the age of 62 on January 5th, 2019 at Norfolk General Hospital in Simcoe, Ontario. Gwyn is survived by his wife, Bronwen; children, Rhianon (Devon), Elinor (Donnie) and Owain and beloved granddaughter Grace. He was a loving brother to Steven, Janice (Gerald), Lynda (John), Merryl (Alan) and Dylan; uncle to Nicola (Christian), Lisa (Gareth), Mark (Lydia), Hayley, Kylie (Chris), Danielle, Lewis and Gwennan; great-uncle to Lili-Mae and Erin and son-in-law to Elsie May. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Respecting his wishes, Gwyn has been cremated; no services will take place. Donations can be made in his memory to Long Point Region Conservation Authority href="http://www.lprca.on.ca/">(http://www.lprca.on.ca/).
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Posted by Tom Hammill (former co worker and supervisor) On Tuesday, January 22, 2019
It was a total shock for me to hear of his death.

Gwyn was one of the most knowledgeable old school electricians that I ever met. It was hard for me to see the outcome of his accident at work, but he overcame his disability and wanted to be treated like everyone else. I would talk to him every morning first thing and throughout the day. I miss our conversations and comradery. He was a great guy and I will miss him.

My condolences to his wife and family.

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Posted by Bruce and Linda Burton (Coworker) On Sunday, January 20, 2019
Our thoughts and preys go out to the family of Gywn during this difficult time.
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Posted by Debby and Mark Gravenor (Friends) On Tuesday, January 15, 2019
We are deeply saddened to hear of Gwyn's passing. He was a great family friend and will be dearly missed. With deepest sympathy to his wife and family. Our thoughts are with you during this sad time.
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Posted by Harry and Audrey Balshaw (Co-worker) On Monday, January 14, 2019
Lots of great memories were made working together over many years.

You will never be forgotten my friend. R.I.P.

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Posted by Randy Graham (Union President and coworker) On Friday, January 11, 2019
On behalf of the members of United Steelworker Steelworker Local 8782, I would like to offer sincere condolences to Bronwen and the family during this difficult time.
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