TENNYSON, William Edwin – Age 64 of Corunna, passed away peacefully with his wife Dianne by his side on Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved husband of Dianne Tennyson (nee Hayward) for 30 years. Loving father of Jessica (Ryan) DeGasperis and Roy Tennyson. New grandfather of Quinn DeGasperis (born December 25, 2015). Dear brother of James Tennyson of Toronto. Survived by his aunt Joyce Page of Brigden and cousins Janet (Brian) Edgar of Brigden, Carol (Maurice) Lebert of Brigden, David (Jill) Arnold of Brights Grove, Cheryl (Sally Isaacs) Tennyson. Predeceased by his parents Roy (1980) and Dorothy (1991) Tennyson and in-laws Peter (2004) and Maxine Hayward (2014). Bill will always be remembered by his family and many friends for his sense of humour and his incredible strength and spirit as he faced his health challenges which he refused to let define him. The Tennyson family would like to express a sincere thank-you to Dr. Jean Lising and Bill’s personal support workers Michelle Benson and Lori Crone for their compassionate care.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Friday, January 1, 2016 from 1:00 to 4:00pm.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 11:00am from the funeral home. Interment to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or Parkinson Society.