Passed away peacefully on Friday, December 15, 2017 in his 94th year. Beloved husband of the late Bessie Cromwell (Davis). Loving father of Walter 'Lorenzo', Richard (Laurie), Samuel (Michele) and William. Will be deeply missed by eight grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Survived by his brothers Daniel and David. Predeceased by his parents John and Myrtle and six brothers and two sisters. Cremation has taken place. A graveside service will be held at Mount Hope Cemetery, 169 Charing Cross St. Brantford, on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:45 a.m. Reception to follow. Funeral arrangements entrusted to HILL and ROBINSON FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE, 30 Nelson St. Brantford, 519-752-2543. Donations to the Wayne Gretzky Foundation would be appreciated.