Surrounded by the love of his family, Walter Raymond Finnie, age 83 passed away on September 22, 2016 at Stratford General Hospital. Son of the late William and MarjorieFinnie. Beloved husband of the late Grace Finnie (nee Cockburn). Walter is survived by his son Ian (Terri), his son Carl (Kim) and their children Allie and Scott, his daughter Ann Watt (Jim) and their children Emma, Jake, Mitch, and Sam. He is also survived by his brother Donald Finnie (the late Marion), his brother-in-law Neil Coburn (Susanne), and their families.
Walter was a hobbyist and over the years he enjoyed flying, farming, animals, boating, motorcycling, woodworking, and travelling. He especially enjoyed time spent with family and friends and had a genuine interest in the well being of others. His patient, kind-hearted, helpful nature will be missed by all.
A celebration of his life will be held at the St. Marys Golf and Country Club, 769 Queen St E, St. Marys, on Sunday, October 2nd from 3:00 to 6:00 pm. In lieu of flowers and as expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society of Perth County or the charity of one’s choice.