DADSON: William John Fredrick “Bill” - Retired Draughtsman at General Electric, Charter Member and former Elder at Northminster United Church, Former Leader at 9th Parkhill Scout Troup, Former Coach of the Peterborough Legion Track & Field Club, Avid golfer and athlete, Inductee of the Peterborough Sports Hall of Fame (Pitching), and the Clarington Sports Hall of Fame (Hockey).
Peacefully at Peterborough Extendicare, on Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008, in his 80th year, after a lengthy illness. Bill, dearly beloved husband of Marion (nee: Tink). Loved father of John William (Marina), and Joanne “Jody” Schilling (Rick). Beloved Grandpa of Liam Dadson, and Krystyn, Jeffrey, and Julia Schilling. Dear brother of George (the late Eleanor), Edward “Ted” (Sheila), and the late Ada. Cherished son of the late Harry and Mary. Dear brother-in-law of Kathleen Harrell (Irvine) and Margaret Goode (the late Donald). Friends may call at Northminster United Church, 300 Sunset Blvd. from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Friday, September 5th. A Celebration of Bill’s Life will be held in the church on Saturday at 1 p.m. If desired, condolences to the family, directions to the church, and donations to the Peterborough Sports Hall of Fame, the Canadian Diabetes Association, or the Alzheimer’s Society may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME at 705-742-1875.
The world has lost a true gentleman
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