Horncastle, John Michael of St. Thomas, passed away suddenly at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Monday, July 8th, 2013, in his 48th year. Dearly loved son of Mary Ellen Kennelly and the late John Horncastle (1986). Loved brother of Lana Brooks (Shawn), Melissa Frederick (Ray), Jan McKnight (Greg), Jodi Spornitz and Bill Spornitz. Loved uncle of Brent, Allsion, Melissa, Ashlie, Lindsay, Gillian, Andie, Christie, Amanda, Felix, Sasha and Fabian. Predeceased by a niece Ashlie Brooks (2000). Dear cousin of John Bate (Therese) Sadly missed by a number of other cousins. John was born in London on May 9th, 1966. He worked for Nerds on Site. John was an avid Nascar fan.
A public memorial service to celebrate John’s life will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Thursday at 1:00 p.m. Visitation at the funeral home from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place. Flowers gratefully declined. Remembrances may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.