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Laverne "Vern" Williamson

March 7, 2019

Laverne James Williamson, of RR#4 Mount Forest, passed away at his home on Thursday, March 7th, 2019 in his 87th year.  Beloved husband of Marg (nee Witherow) for 65 years.  Loving father of Eileen and her late husband Ralph Holliday, and Dianne and her husband Bruce Leibold.  Cherished grandfather of Alison and husband Mike Doucette, Meredith Holliday, Matthew Holliday and wife Tabitha, Graham Leibold and Randi Stanford-Leibold, Collin Leibold and fiancée Melissa Chao, and Kevin Leibold.  Great-grandfather of Ryerson and Karson Doucette, Sutherland and Lakyn Holliday, and Ezekiel Stanford-Leibold.  Predeceased by his brother Earl Williamson and by his sister Eleanor Walker.  A private family service will be held.  Spring interment at Cochrane Cemetery.  As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Cancer Patient Services or Louise Marshall Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Arrangements entrusted to the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest


Dear Mrs. Williamson, Dianne & Bruce and family and Eileen and family. I just heard the news of Mr. Williamson's passing. My heart goes out to you all. May all of your fond memories sustain you and forever keep your dear husband, father and grandfather alive in your hearts. Thinking of you often.

— Norma Grafe, April 25, 2019

Our sympathy to the Williamson family.

— Dennis and Lorri Grein, March 12, 2019

Our deepest sympathy to the Williamson Family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

— Harvey & Brenda Maes, March 11, 2019

Our sincere sympathy to Marg and all of your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Wayne has a lot of good memories of working with Verne. Wayne & Sandra

— Wayne & Sandra Lytle, March 10, 2019

Our sympathy to the Williamson and Holliday families. A man of our neighbourhood for years. Our thoughts are with you here and those far away. David and Diane Corley

— David and Diane Corley, March 9, 2019

Dear Marg and family... we are so sorry to hear about Vern. Please know we are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.. Barb and John

— Barb and John Stevenson, March 9, 2019

Our condolences to the Williamson family in the loss of Vernie. He always had a wave when you went by even when he was working in a field.

— Erwin and Joan Arthur and Family, March 9, 2019

Aunt Marg, Eileen, Dianne & Bruce, & families: Our heartfelt condolences at the loss of a dear husband, father & grandpa...We enjoyed many smiles over the years, especially during the summers that I vacationed at your place. He will certainly be missed by you & many others. with caring & prayers, Gwynne & Gary

— Gary and Gwynne Smith, March 9, 2019

Our sincere condolences Eileen and family. May your good memories of your Dad be a comfort at this time

— Patti-Jo McLellan Shaw, March 9, 2019

Contact Info

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