Hough, Kenneth Arthur of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully , surrounded by his loving family, on Saturday, November 19th, 2016, at his home, at the age of 72. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Linda (Surgent) Hough and much loved father of Danielle Hough and her partner Darren and Melissa Hough and her husband Scott Givlin. Father-in-law of Bill Forsdike. Cherished grandfather of Cole, Connor and Sophia. Dear brother of Charles “Charlie” Hough and his wife Myrna of St. Thomas and the late Patricia Hough. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews and friends. Ken was born in St. Thomas on October 7th, 1944, the son of the late Kenneth and Mabel (Bowes) Hough. He was a retired Property Assessor with the Ministry of Revenue, retiring in 1997. Ken had a passion for sports. He played hockey, football, baseball, curling and became an avid golfer. The family will receive friends at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A celebration of Ken’s life will be held on Thursday at 1:00 p.m. Private entombment of ashes in Elmdale Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to Community Care Access or the Sunshine Foundation.