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Published On: Sat, Aug 24th, 2013

Moorhead, Peter Ryan of St. Thomas

Moorhead, Peter Ryan of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 22, 2013, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 80th year. Dearly loved husband of Betty (Adams) Moorhead. Loved mother of Philip Moorhead of Waterloo. Dear brother of Eleanor Reeves (Roger), Gordena “Betty” Holloway (late Jim) and the late William Moorhead. Special friend of Toni Jans. Sadly missed by a number of cousins and nieces and nephews, Peter was born in Palmerston on July 18th, 1934, the son of the late Gordon and Verbena (Ryan) Moorhead. He was retired from C.N. Railroad. Peter was a member of St. John’s Anglican Church and Talbot Lodge # 546 A.F. and A.M.

A public Memorial service will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Cremation, with private interment in Mount Forest Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home on Saturday from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Remembrances may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Elgin or to St. John’s Anglican Church.

About the Author

- Nathan is originally from Cardiff, Wales, and was imported to Canada as a internet mail order groom in 1998 and has managed to avoid deportation ever since. Even though sometimes mis-interpreted, possibly to retaining a Welsh accent, he continues to try his best to make a difference to the community he has grown to love.