William Jaques

Obituary of William Jaques

JAQUES, William "Bill" of Port Dover , passed away suddenly at his home on Saturday, December 1, 2018 in his 76th year. Predeceased by his wife Marion (1998). Dearly loved step-father of Jim Foster, Bill Foster, Susie Austin and Patty Feere. Loving grandfather of 5. Will be missed by his sisters Wendy Dupon and Gayle Bridger and nephew Steve Jaques. Bill will be fondly remembered by his extended family and friends. Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Norma and brother Joseph. Bill was a lifelong resident of Port Dover and spent many of those years best known as "Cotton". He spent most of his working life as a well known Plumber in town. He was an associate member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #158, and a member of Grace United Church. Bill loved fishing and owned more than 20 fishing rods, so he would have the right pole for the right fish. He enjoyed sitting at the pier visiting with friends. Friends are invited to share their memories of Bill at THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME, 102 First Ave., Port Dover (519)-583-1530 on Friday, December 7, 2018 2 pm to 4 pm and 7 pm to 9 pm. A Service to Celebrate Bill's life will be held Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 1 pm at Grace United Church, (Chapman and St. George Sts.). The Reverend Kathryn Vance officiating. Interment Port Dover Cemetery. For those wishing donations to the Simcoe and District Humane Society would be greatly appreciated. On-line donations and/or condolences can be made at www.thompsonwatersfuneralhome.ca