Brown, William Alexander

brown jun 2017 200Passed away at The Grey-Bruce Health Service, Meaford on Friday June 23, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer, Bill (Chirp) Brown, in his 73rd year.

Beloved brother of Doris Wells, Orville (Donna) Brown and Kay Freeborn (Dennis). Predeceased by his parents Edward and Marjory Brown, brother, Keith Brown and brother-in-law William Wells.

He was a very special and favoured uncle to niece, nephews, great nieces and nephews.

Bill was a devoted and avid hunter and fisherman and will be greatly missed by his many hunting and fishing buddies.

As per Bill’s wishes there will be no funeral or visitation.

A private family interment will take place at Lakeview Cemetery in Meaford at a later date.

Donations to the Owen Sound Hospital Oncology or the Meaford Hospital Foundation would be greatly  appreciated.

Arrangements entrusted to the Gardiner-Wilson Funeral Home, Meaford.

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