MAECK, Lorne Howard - March 7th, 1926 - May 5th, 2014 - After a full and blessed life, the family of Lorne Maeck announces his peaceful passing on Monday May 5th, 2014 at the age of 88. Loving father of Doug (Ada), Peter (Sharon) and Janice (Steve). Proud grandfather of Lee, Stephanie, Bill and Joe. Great grandfather to Thor and Eden. Predeceased by his loving wife Ivy and siblings Mary, Gordon, Carl, Evelyn, Walter, Robert and Velma. As a true entrepreneur, he established and operated a number of businesses throughout his career. He served as the MPP for Parry Sound and was the Minister of Revenue in the William Davis Cabinet. He was a pillar of strength and wisdom and the foundation of our family. He will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing his wit and charm. The family would like to thank the wonderful caregivers at Leisureworld for their exceptional support and comfort during the past few years. Legion service at Grace Anglican Church on Wednesday May 7th, 2014 at 5:30 p.m followed by visitation from 6-9 p.m. Funeral service at Chalmers United Church on Thursday May 8th, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment South River Cemetery. Memorial donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to RANEY FUNERAL CHAPEL . Online condolences may be made at HREF="http://www.raneyfuneralchapel.ca">www.raneyfuneralchapel.ca
I have a lot of wonderful memories of him, the most recent of his teasing me about how I used to follow him around as a little girl.
He was a wonderful man, and will be greatly missed.
RIP Uncle Lorne