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William Thomson

Al Thomson

Tuesday, February 16th, 1926 Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

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Obituary

Obituary for Al Thomson

Thomson, William Alfred "Al"
Suddenly at his home in Orangeville on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of Doreen (2013). Loving father of Bob Thomson of Kitchener and Carol Reso and her husband Randy of Orangeville. Cherished grandfather of Michael Thomson, Jeffrey Reso (Tamara), Jason Reso (Denise), and Joshua Reso (Nancy). Beloved great-grandfather of Dan Reso, Ava Reso, Aiden Thomson, Alexis Thomson, Kathryn Reso and Isla Reso.
Al will be greatly missed by other relatives and friends.
Funeral Service will be held at Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre, 21 First St., Orangeville on Wednesday, January 30 , 2019 at 2:30 p.m. with visitation beginning at 1:30 p.m.
Family interment - Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Breslau.
Memorial donations in memory of Al may be made to the Alzheimer Society.
A tree will be planted in memory of Al in the Dods & McNair Memorial Forest at the Island Lake Conservation Area, Orangeville. A dedication service will be held on Sunday, September 8th, 2019 at 2:30 p.m.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.dodsandmcnair.com

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 | 1:30pm - 2:30pm
    Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
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    Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
    1:30pm - 2:30pm
  • Service

    Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 | 2:30pm
    Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
    2:30pm
  • Interment

    Thursday, January 31st, 2019 |
    Memory Gardens, Bresleau
    Address Not Available
    Thursday, January 31st, 2019
  • Reception

    Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 | 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Dods & McNair Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
    3:30pm - 5:00pm

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Donations are being accepted for: ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF DUFFERIN COUNTY.

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Gail Thomson

Dear Bob, Carol and Families. We are SO grateful for all that Uncle Al was and is in us and the many he made a difference to over the years. What a kind and genuine Gentle Man he was and we will miss him! With love from Diane, Brent and Gail xo
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ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF DUFFERIN COUNTY

Gail Thomson donated to ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF DUFFERIN COUNTY in memory of Al Thomson
Comment | Posted at 11:59am via Memorial Donation
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Gail Deere

Dear Carol, Randy and Family,

With deep love and gratiude for all this wonderul man was to me all through my life. He will be greatly missed.

Love Gail and Bob
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ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF DUFFERIN COUNTY

Gail Deere donated to ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF DUFFERIN COUNTY in memory of Al Thomson
Comment | Posted at 07:04pm via Memorial Donation
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Gail Deee

Dear Carol, Randy and Family,
(Mom would have said this if she could)
Al was dearly loved and a wondeful brothe-in-law. He will be greatly missed.

Love Gwen Hall
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ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF DUFFERIN COUNTY

Gail Deee donated to ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF DUFFERIN COUNTY in memory of Al Thomson
Comment | Posted at 06:56pm via Memorial Donation

Jess Peterson

On behalf of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 233 in Orangeville for which Al was a member, we offer our deepest condolences at this time. Lest We Forget
Comment | Posted at 10:20am via Condolence
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Alzheimer Society of Dufferin County

For as long as your heart is feeling the sadness of loss,
May it also feel the warmth and caring that surround you.
With heartfelt sympathy from all of us here at the Alzheimer Society of
Dufferin
Comment | Posted at 10:02am via Condolence
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