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NESS, William Templeton


It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Bill on Sunday, March 27, 2022 at the age of 83 years. 

Beloved husband of Klaasje Oosting, he also leaves to mourn his children Daryl (Brigitte), Dale (Evelyne), Ronald (Kim) and Wendy (Michael). Special Grandpa to Jack, Kate, Carly, Jade, Emma, Crosby, Olivia, William, Ava and Benjamin. He is survived by his brother Robert (late Shirley Milne) and his sisters Marjorie (late George Horner) and Margaret-Ann (late Murray Warnica), as well as nieces and nephews, family and friends. 

Bill will be greatly missed in the community that he loved. 

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the caring staff of the Barrie Memorial Hospital in Ormstown.

Donations in Bill’s memory may be made to the Family Health COOP Howick, 70A Lambton St, Howick, QC  J0S 1G0, or to the Women’s Auxiliary of the Barrie Memorial Hospital in Ormstown.

A private memorial service will take place at a later date.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to McGerrigle Funeral Home inc., Ormstown Tel. 450.829.2214 –

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