Passed away suddenly but peacefully in the comfort of his own home on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at the age of 71. Predeceased by his parents Cecil and Margaret Blow, and step mother Olga Blow. Beloved husband of 52 years to June (nee Alston). Dear father of Cathy (Gary) Yorke, Stephanie (Deryl) Griffith, Michael (Sara) Blow and Lori (Sean) McIlravey. Loving grandfather of Tayler and Kaitlyn Yorke, Tyler and Madison Griffith, Ethan, Mason and Luke Blow, and Cole and Reid McIlravey. He will be sadly missed by his siblings Betty (Ralph) Rawn, Brenda (Paul) Hamelin and Wayne (Debbie) Turner, and brothers-in-law John (Pamela) Alston and Jim (Laura) Alston. He will be fondly remembered by his aunt Grace Mertz. A celebration of Doug’s life will be held at the Penetanguishene Legion, 2 Poyntz Street on Monday, November 18th from 3-7 p.m. A tribute service will be held at 3:30 p.m. If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Wyevale United Church would be appreciated.
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