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Arthur Boyd

Arthur Boyd

February 21, 2012

Arthur Boyd
Boyd, Arthur'Ted'; Peacefully at Saugeen Valley Nursing Centre, Mount Forest on Tuesday February 21, 2012. Arthur'Ted' Edmund Boyd of Mount Forest in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of the late Ruth (Sansom) Boyd. Loved father of Dennis Boyd & wife Patricia of Toronto and Elaine McPhee & husband John of Mount Forest. Loving grandfather of Crystal McPhee and David McPhee. Dear brother of Greta Matiesen & husband Steve of Victoria Harbour. Ted will be sadly missed by his dear friend Joan Tinney of Pike Lake and by his nieces, nephews and their families. Predeceased by brothers John Boyd & wife Verna and Mac Boyd and by sister Dorothy Sansom and husband Harold. Cremation has taken place. Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Tuesday February 28th from 10:00 a.m. until time of the memorial service at 11:00a.m. Interment at Mount Forest Cemetery. Memorial donations to Cancer Patient Services would be appreciated by the family. On line condolences may be made at www.englandfuneralhome.com


Dear Elaine, John & Family. Elaine, the lasting memory I will always have of your Dad, was his friendly smile. I could never resist saying hello to him, and chatting with him was always a pleasure. Take care, Maggie

— Maggie Scammell, March 7, 2012

Dear Elaine & Family: Thinking of you and your family at this time. I have very fond memories of your father Elaine and know first hand the closeness he felt for you, your brother and your two children especially. He always spoke so fondly of you all. I know he'll be sadly missed by so many friends, he was very "special" to me also. Sharon

— Ken & Sharon Clark of Leamington, March 5, 2012

Dear Elaine, John and Family, Dennis and Pat: Unable to attend the funeral but thinking of you all this day. Wayne, Karen and Family

— Wayne and Karen Van Sickle and Family, February 28, 2012

John, Elaine, Crystal and Dave: Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Cherish the good memories and he will live in your hearts forever. Take Care, Murray, Marilyn, Scott & Carly McQueen

— Marilyn, Murray, Scott & Carly McQueen, February 28, 2012

Dear Elaine, John & Family: My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very sad time. We are all just visitors.to this time,this place We are just passing through, Our purpose here is to observe. to learn. to grow, to love... and then we return home. Aborigine Philosophy

— Verna Batenchuk, February 27, 2012

Though far away my thoughts are with you during this difficult time. I'll miss uncle Ted and keep fond memories of time spent with him.

— Julianna Guy, February 26, 2012

Elaine, John, Crystal and Dave: So sorry to hear of the loss of your Father/Grandfather. We are thinking of you all at this difficult time.

— Tim and Sue Ziegler, February 26, 2012

to joan i only met you that one summer but you were always in my conversations with uncle ted..he sure liked your company & a good game of cards..jane

— jane guy sansom boyd, February 26, 2012

to greta elizabeth boyd matheisen...sorry for the lose of your brother...leaves another hole in your heart ..with so many loses..sister brothers in-laws...it will get better & memories will make you smile again..love you...your niece jane

— jane guy sansom boyd, February 26, 2012

to my cousins elaine & denis..sorry for your loss..uncle teddy bear will be only a remembrance away...distance keeps us apart...will try & see you this summer.....jane

— jane guy sansom boyd, February 26, 2012

John, Elaine and family, Sorry to hear of the loss of your father/grandfather. May you find comfort in your memories and treasure the time you had together. Thinking of you in the days ahead. Heather, Stu & Colton.

— Heather Aitken, February 25, 2012

I am so sorry to hear of Ted's passing. I will always cherish the many Friday nights we had playing cards with him at Len and Merle's and at the cottage. My kids grew up with Ted in their lives and I'm sure they will remember him fondly also. Elaine, John, Crystal, David, Dennis,Pat and Joan...my thoughts and prayers are with you all.

— Chris Edgar, February 24, 2012

Elaine, John, Crystal and David. Sorry to hear about your loss, keep the memories close to your hearts. Please call upon us if you need anything. John, Tali, Taija and McKenna (the red heads!)

— John, Tali, Taija and McKenna McGovern, February 24, 2012

Dennis and Elaine and familys. Uncle Ted was one of my favorite people. Growing up he was always there, happy and full of life. I am sure you all will miss him very much. Please accept sincere condolonces from Myrtha and myself. We will always remember. George and family.

— George Sansom, February 23, 2012

Elaine, John & family, our deepest sympathies to you for the loss of your father.Our entire staff are thinking of you and all of our prayers are with you at this time of sorrow.

— Ken & Sandy Jellicoe, February 22, 2012

Elaine & Family Sincere sympathy to you all. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. I always enjoyed the chats we had. Take Care Diane & Bill

— Bill & Diane Dineen, February 22, 2012

Elaine,John and Family.I'm so sorry to hear of ted's Passing.What a wonderful person he was, as a friend and neighbor,no one could ask for more.You have my sympathy in his passing and in the days to come.He has left you with great memories, so treasure each and every one of them with care.......Sheila

— Sheila Hamilton, February 22, 2012

Elaine, John, Crystal and David Our sympathy at the passing of your father and grandfather. A wonderful man with a friendly smile for all he met. Keep your memories.

— Alvin and Joan Eccles, February 22, 2012

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294 Main Street South
P.O. Box 38, Mount Forest
Ontario, Canada N0G 2L0
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