Peacefully, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Thursday, December 16, 2010 of Exeter and formerly of Hensall in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Joyce (Weeks) Lavender for 58 years. Dear father of Brenda and Terry Moulder of Windsor. Sadly missed by grandson Adam of Calgary. Also survived by his sister Jean Turner of London, brother Thomas and his wife Mabel of Priceville and sisters-in-law June Lavender of Markdale and Erma Weeks of St. Marys. Predeceased by his son John Bradley (1995), brother Bill and brother-in-law Robert Weeks. Jack was a talented mechanic who ran Jack’s Small Engine Repair in Hensall for many years. He was a member of Huron Lodge #224 and Lebanon Forest Lodge #133, Exeter Chapter OES 222 and was a former member of Shriners Provost Corp.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, 1 west of Main, Exeter on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM where a funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 18th at 4 PM with The Rev’d Brad Dunbar officiating. Interment Exeter Cemetery.
Donations to the South Huron Hospital Association, Epilepsy Ontario or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
There will be a Masonic Service in the funeral home on Friday evening at 6:30 PM under the auspices of Huron Lodge #224 AF & AM.
John (Jack) G. Lavender