Obituaries » Tom Yake
June 18, 2019
Service Date: June 25, 2019
Visitation Location: England Funeral Home, 294 Main Street South, Mount Forest
Visitation Date and Time: Monday, June 24, 2019 from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m.
Funeral Service Location: England Funeral Home, 294 Main Street South, Mount Forest
Funeral Service Date and Time: Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 11:30 a.m.
Officiant: Brenda Calder
Cemetery: Cremation to follow with interment of cremated remains at Woodland Cemetery at a later date
Thomas John Yake, of Mount Forest, passed away at St. Mary’s General Hospital, Kitchener on Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 in his 79th year. Beloved partner and best friend of the late Ruby Bridle. Father of Paul Bridle, Kerri Bridle and her husband Dwayne Armitage, Cindy Bridle and her husband Ralph Mueller, Susan Rawn and her husband Steve Canning, Barbara Bogel, Robert Yake, and John Yake. Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Dallas Bridle, Jesse Armitage, Adam, Jamey and Kelsey Lapping, Justin and Kellie Rawn and great-grandchildren Makenna, Aubree, Jaxson, Skyler, Cruze and Wade. Dear brother of Linda Shupe, and brother-in-law of Robert Shupe, Shirley Freeland, Walter (Rusty) Streeter, Betty Leader, Elva Streeter, Ivy Leith (Charlie), and Linda Durnin. Tom will be missed by special cousins near and far and his chosen family. Predeceased by his parents John and Frances Yake, brothers and sisters-in-law Marjorie and Gord Liesemer, Ken and Marilyn Streeter, Mike Leader, Stan Freeland, Marian Beirens. Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, 294 Main Street South, Mount Forest, on Monday, June 24th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. where members of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 134 will hold a service at 6:30 p.m. A funeral service celebrating Tom’s life will be held at the England Funeral Home on Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Louise Marshall Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.