Peacefully at Clinton Public Hospital on May 30, 2022 of Clinton and formerly of Orangeville at the age of 79. Beloved husband of the late Joy (Uchiyama) Pepper (2018). Loving brother and brother-in-law of Marlene and Bill Harburn of Winthrop, Murray and Sandra Pepper of Brussels, and Victor Uchiyama of London. Beloved uncle of Chris and Trish Harburn, Sherry Harburn and Cheryl Weldon; Brent Pepper and Ivana Roth-Albin, Kara and Brian McNichol, Lesley Pepper and Will Pearce and great uncle of Evan, Bryce, Chase, Jaime, and Graham; Tyler, Kalan, Louis, Brianna, Joel, Aaron, Nathan, and Ryleigh. Mervyn was raised in the Winthrop area and was passionate about all sports, especially horse racing, soccer, and football.
Cremation has taken place and a graveside service will be held at the Maitlandbank Cemetery, 42636 Hydro Line Road, Seaforth, on Friday, June 3rd at 11AM with Bruce Whitmore officiating. Haskett Funeral Home, SEAFORTH entrusted with arrangements.
Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Clinton Public Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.