Crocker-William Edward “Bill” of Dorchester, passed away on Tuesday, March 17th, 2015, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 79th year. Dearly loved husband of Patricia Pauline (McGuire) Crocker and loved father of Wayne Crocker of St. Thomas, Steve Crocker (Cynthia) of London, Ken Crocker (Nicole) of St. Thomas and Kim Bradley (Dave) of Lyons. Dear brother of Doug Crocker (Marilyn) of Tilbury, Eva Orr of Grand Bend, Cynthia Smith (Dave) of London and Dorothy of Peterborough. Predeceased by brother Gord and survived by sister-in-law Pauline of Sarnia and predeceased by a brother George (late Frieda) and a sister Marie. Sadly missed by 10 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Bill was born in London on August 23, 1936, the son of the late George and Evelyn (Showler) Crocker. He was retired from London Mechanical Services.
The family will receive friends at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Friday from 7-9 p.m. The Memorial service to celebrate Bill’s life will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society in lieu of flowers.