Peacefully at Winchester District Memorial Hospital in his 84th year. Dearly loved husband for 64 years of Ellen (Armstrong). Father of Debra Blaine (Doug), Herb (Allison, nee Hamilton), and Barbara Maitland (Brian). Predeceased by son Brian and his parents Ernest and Lois (nee Hyndman). Loving Pa to grandchildren, Lynn (Mark) Vanasse, Heather Blaine (Gord Roberts) and Mark (Becci) Blaine; Emma Smith (Neil), Sam (Laura), Paul (Quinlan), and Katie Dangerfield; Jeff (Melanie), Ronnie (Ashleigh), Mike (Jessica) and Rob (Kate) Maitland. Sisters Shirley Hamilton (late Willis), Beryl McIntosh (late Grant) and Beverly Guy (George). Great grandchildren Lucas and Bryson Vanasse; Beth and Xander Roberts; Georgia, Madeline and Austen Blaine; Liam and Declan Smith; Everett and Isaac Dangerfield; Parker, Haylea, Kaleb, Olivia and Brooke Maitland. Also survived by several nephews and nieces.