Suddenly at his residence on Monday, October 15th, 2018 in his 89th year. Husband of the late Shirley. Loving father of Gary (Helen) Edge of Waterloo; Susan Edge and Stephen Edge (Monika) of Brantford. Cherished grandfather of Ryan Edge and Rachel Edge. Predeceased by his parents Roy and Freida. Cremation has taken place, a private service will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted with HILL and ROBINSON FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE, 30 Nelson St. Brantford, 519-752-2543. William gave generously to many charities, donations to the Brant county SPCA or charity of choice would be greatly appreciated.