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Don Galpin

March 4, 2012

Passed suddenly with his family at his side on Sunday, March 4th, 2012, at the age of 87.  Loving husband of Phyl for 55 years.  Dear father of Scott (Nancy), Leslie Billingsley (Jeff) and Jeff Galpin.  Proud Grandpa of Brian (Sarah), Allison, Mark, Katie and Bryce, and great Grandad of Carter and Cadence.  Fondly remembered by his sister Lois Percy, his extended family and many friends.  Don lead a full and active life and enjoyed curling, golf, music and travel.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. as well as one hour prior to the memorial service which will be conducted at the WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, on Thursday, March 8th, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.  Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Don are asked to consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Alzheimer Outreach Services – McCormick Home. 

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Scotty, sorry to hear about your Dad. Dawna and me offer our condolences as well as Pat from Florida.

~ Jeff McCabe

(Donated to Heart and Stroke Foundation)

~ Julia Ballem

(Donated to Alzheimer Outreach Services - McCormick Home)

~ John & Victoria Millman

(Donated to Heart and Stroke Foundation)

~ Sandy Gill

(Donated to Heart and Stroke Foundation)


(Donated to Alzheimer Outreach Services - McCormick Home)

~ Trent Percy

Our hearts go out to you, Phyl and family, in sympathy for your loss. We were honoured to be present at Don's funeral, and especially appreciated the spirited remarks by Scott & Jeff.

~ Bev & Eric Ball

I am in France at the moment and have just heard of Don's passing. My thoughts are with you, Marilyn

~ marilyn davies

Dear Phyl: We are so sorry to learn of Don's passing. We have such good memories of both of you at the London Curling Club over many years. Our thoughts are with you at this most difficult time.

~ Bruce and Mary Lois Cooper

Hi Scott. Joanna and I are thinking of you in your time of loss.

~ Robert Gooder

Scott & Family, our deepest condolences at the loss of your Dad. May he rest in Peace. Brian & Lyna

~ Brian & Lyna Bradley

Phyl, Scott, Lee, Jeff and family, I'm so sorry that I can't be there to share my condolences and fun memories of Don with you personally. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Take care of each other. Candis

~ Candis MacDougall

Lee and Jeff our thoughts and prayers are with your family and this time of loss our deepest sympathy Linda and Mick

~ Linda Downing

Dear Phyl, So very sorry to hear of Don`s passing. I remember many great times while curling together on his team for all those years. He will be missed. Ken Lindsay

~ Ken Lindsay

Dear Phyl, scot ,Lee and Jeff and family. With warm thoughts of Don, and our many good times together, we mourn his passing. Our Deep Sympathy dear Phyl and all, ..He will always in your hearts , a gift for always. with love Lois and Bala

~ Lois Leatham,( T.R). Bala Balakrishnan

Dear Phyl and family, Our thoughts are with you as you mourn the loss of Don. The happy memories you have are a part of the weave of his life, and yours,that you will always treasure and bring you comfort. Unfortunately we are so far away at this time when we could be there to add our support. With love, joan and Leigh

~ joan and Leigh Davies

Dear Phyl and family My Condolences to you and your family at this time of Don's passing. Fond memories of you both at the London Curling club.

~ Jayne Broughton

Phyl, Scott, Lee, Jeff and families, Our condolences to all of you for Don's passing. I have many fond memories of good times in Sarnia, London, and Triple Bay. While the past few years have seen us separated by geography, you have always been in our thoughts. During this time of need, we extend all of our sympathies and love.

~ Trent, Cynthia, Alex & Mackenzie Percy

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