At South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Saturday, November 7th, 2020, Elmer Nelson Powe of RR#2, Centralia. Elmer lived all of his 95 years on the family farm. Beloved husband for 56 years of the late Etta Mae (McLeod) Powe (2003). Dear father of Elaine and Bruce Brandon of Uxbridge, Marie and Ron Brittain of Markham, and Alan and the late Carol Powe of Exeter. Cherished grandpa of Heather (Jonathan) DeSouza, Catherine, Scott (Julie) Brandon; Jeremy, Megan (John Hyland), Ian (Lisa Noonan) Brittain; Lindsay (Devin) Joyce, Carrington (Andrew) Milne, Morgan (Jason Yee), Candace Powe. Proud great-grandpa of Rilla, Audra DeSouza; Lily, Charlie, Hannah Brandon; Niamh, Quinn Hyland. Predeceased by sister Audrey MacGregor (2019) and infant brother Gerald.
Elmer’s family has made the decision not to gather for a public visitation in light of the COVID 19 risk. A private funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 12th at 1 PM. Interment Exeter Cemetery. Though the service is private, the family invites you to join with them from the comfort of your home. Stream the service live by visiting www.facebook.com/haskettfh. Haskett Funeral Home, EXETER entrusted with arrangements. His heart was in family, farming, travelling, fishing, and curling.
If desired, donations to the South Huron Hospital, Villages United Church (Centralia), or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.