Suddenly, on Monday, February 6, 2017, of Lucan in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Joyce (Hodgins) Marrinan for 63 years. Dear father of Helen and Les McAuslan of Waterloo, Joseph Marrinan and Joanne of Arkona, Debbie and Rob Andrews of Ilderton, Mary Lou Caldwell of London, Michael Marrinan of Lucan, Jim Marrinan of Fort McMurray, and Dwain and Jenny Marrinan of Lucan. Dear grandfather of Shawn and Lea; Kelly and Darryl, Kerri and Andrew, Chris and Kim; Kyle, Brett, Rachel; Cole; Aidan, and Tristan; and great-grandfather of Mya, Brooke, Liam, Kylie, and Logan. Dear brother-in-law of Marie Marrinan of London, Katherine Marrinan of Calgary; and Nile and Jack Schade of Zurich. Predeceased by his son David (1997), his parents Patrick and Bridget, sisters Margaret, and Rose, and brothers James, and William. After many years as the owner/operator of Marrinan Bus Lines, the Royal Mail Route, and his family farm, Pat retired in 2008 and he and Joyce moved from the farm into Lucan.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Thursday evening 6-8 PM. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, 69219 Bronson Line, South Huron (Mount Carmel) on Friday, February 10th at 11 AM with Father Len Desjardins presiding. Interment Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery. Parish prayers will be said in the funeral home on Thursday afternoon at 5:30PM.
Donations to the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Restoration Fund or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.