Humphrey, Gordon Arthur of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 17th, 2013, at the L.H.S.C. (University Campus), in his 83rd year. Dearly loved husband of 61 years of Lillian Bertha (Clingersmith) Humphrey and loved father of Terry and her husband Carl Herron of Thedford, William Humphrey and his wife Cathy of Eden, Donald Humphrey and his wife Vicki of Calgary Kenneth Humphrey and his friend Lynn of St. Thomas and Karen O’Brien and her husband Larry of St. Thomas. Dear brother of Velma Wolfe of Ridgetown and Christina Christenson of London. Predeceased by 2 sisters Gladys Jones and Donna Nealey and by 2 brothers Robert and Nick Humphrey. Loved grandfather of Craig, late Tara, Will and Jennifer, Nikki and Jaret, Rob and Nicole, Sindy and Paul, Brett and Christine, Christopher, Kevin, Michelle and Randy and Nicholas . Sadly missed by a number of great grandchildren and nieces and nephews. Gord was born in Bothwell on April 19th, 1931, the son of the late Arthur and Bertha (Berry) Humphrey. He worked over 23 years for Brown Fintube and then G.M. from where he retired. Gord was a member of Frome United Church.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Thursday at 1:00 p.m. Cremation to follow, with interment of ashes in Elmdale Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association.