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Ernest Telford

Ernest Telford "Telly" Green

May 15, 2024

Ernest Telford

GREEN, Ernest Telford “Telly” – Passed away, peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Markdale Hospital on Wednesday, May 15, 2024 in his 91st year. 

Loving father of Leonard Green and his wife Michelle of Ayton, Lorne Green and his wife Lynne of Cambridge, Lori Grant and her husband Ron of Belmore, Lyle Green and his partner Bernice Van Wyck of Chesley and Lesa Curry and her husband Dave Lisk of Markdale. Grandfather of Abby (Frank) Messina, Adam (Krista) Green, Amber Green (Mark McCoy), Kayla (Nick) Sampogna, Kyle (Megan) Grant, Tianna Grant, Danielle Green, Cassidy (David) Ironmonger, Jackson Green (Brydon Carson), Brad Curry, Cody Lisk and Brady Lisk. Great-grandfather of Francesco, Stefano, Nevaeh, Blake, Brock, James, Julian, Ivy, Payton, Georgia, Harper, Kinsley and Madison. Brother of Flora MacArthur of Georgetown, Eunice Bradburn of Selkirk and brother-in-law of Audrey (Dennis) MacDonald of Mount Forest and Jim (Bonnie) Hamilton of Mount Forest. Predeceased by his beloved wife Jean Green, infant son Larry Green, brothers-in-law Earl MacArthur and Ron Bradburn, and son-in-law Kevin Curry.

Visitation will be held at the England Funeral Home, 294 Main Street South, Mount Forest on Friday, May 17th from 10:00-10:45 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Interment Mount Forest Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Telly are asked to consider Louise Marshall Hospital Foundation.   


our condolence to lisa & family telford was a good neighbour and easy going with good sense of humour
he married jean a good friend of mine they had a good life together and a beautiful family
telford will be missed
dianne and peter

— Peter & Dianne Meeuwse, May 19, 2024

Len and Michelle. Our deepest sympathy. Our prayers to you at this difficult time.

— Dennis and Lorri Grein, May 18, 2024

You have our deepest sympathies, Joyce & John McLean

— Joyce McLean, May 17, 2024

Lesa, Dave, Brad and family, we are so very sorry for your loss. Praying for comfort. Cherish those memories. ❤️

— Val, Grant, Luke, and family., May 17, 2024

Our deepest sympathy to all of Telford's families. He sure enjoyed Jim's visits and will be missed. Sending prayers your way in your time of sorrow

— Karen Switzer and Jim Seifried, May 17, 2024

My condolences to all of the family , Telford was a really good fellow ,I spent a lot of Sundays out at Uncle Geordie's and Aunt Jessie's and Telford's visiting with my parents when a youth .They were all great folks . Sincerely John Dow

— John Dow, May 17, 2024

Lesa, David and families. We are sorry for your loss of quite a "character", your dad. Our thoughts are with you at this most difficult time. You will have loads of memories. Norm and Jackie

— Norman William Playter, May 16, 2024

Our deepest condolences to the family. Our hearts and prayers are with you all.
Telford, your little stories always made us laugh when we saw you! We will miss you!

— Harry and Sheila Reidner, May 16, 2024

A caring friend and the best neighbour you could ask for. The smartest man we have ever met with heart of gold. Telly, we will miss you dearly.

— Johnathan and Crystal, May 16, 2024

Michelle and Len, our deepest condolences to you and your families. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

— Gisela and Charlie Ball, May 15, 2024

Dave and Lesa , and family. Please accept our condolences at this difficult time. Our thoughts are with you. Mel and Debby Playter.

— Playter, May 15, 2024

Condolences to Telford's family. Cherish your memories, they will see you through this difficult time.
The MacEachern family

— Elinor & Murray MacEachern, May 15, 2024

Sending our sympathy to all Telford's family and friends. We have good memories of Telford through the years. A Life well Lived.

— Diane Dineen, May 15, 2024

Contact Info

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