Peacefully, at Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie, on Monday, April 17, 2006, Robert Jack Drysdale, of London, formerly of Hensall, in his 87th year. Beloved husband of the late Vera Margaret (MacVicar) Drysdale (1985). Dear father of Jerry and wife Helen of R.R. 1 Dashwood and Paul and wife Yvonne of Lindsay. Loving grandfather of Melissa and Mike, Mark, Kerri and Kevin and great-grandfather of Allison and Natalie. Sadly missed by his best friend Bette Nielson, sister-in-law Helyn Drysdale and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents George Mark and Luella (Ortwein) Drysdale, brother John “Jack” Drysdale and sister Kathryn and her husband Barry Williams. Robert was a long time member of Huron Lodge 224, Scottish Rite (32nd Degree), Mocha Shriners and the Royal Order of Jesters.
At Roberts request there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation A private graveside service will be held at a later date. Interment Exeter Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or a charity of ones choice .