LARIVIERE, Donald of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Wednesday, July 10th, 2013, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 71st year. Beloved husband of Patricia (Beach) Lariviere and dearly loved father of Robin Phillips (Dave), Cindy Simpson (Conrad) and Sherry Bearss (late Steve Bucke) (late Bill Bearss), all of St. Thomas. Dear brother of Lorraine Courville of London and Julian Lariviere of Vancouver. Predeceased by 2 brothers Frederick and Raymond and sister Giselle Cory. Sadly missed by a number of grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews. Don was born in Timmins on August 6, 1942, the son of the late Archie and Marie Ange (Lalonde) Lariviere. He was retired from the City of St. Thomas. Don played darts at the Legion a number of years.
A Public Memorial service will be held at St. Mark’s United Church on Aldborough Ave., St. Thomas on Friday at 11:00 a.m. Cremation has taken place with private interment of ashes in Elmdale. Visitation at the church on Friday from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Remembrances may be made to the Lung Association or the Canadian Cancer Society. Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas entrusted with arrangements