Vye, Arthur Joseph “Joe”

July 25, 1949 ~ October 13, 2017

VYE, Arthur Joseph “Joe” – Age 68 of Brigden, passed away at Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Friday, October 13, 2017.  Beloved husband of Kathleen “Kathy” Dianne Vye (nee Taylor). Sadly missed by step children Denise, Dennis and step-grandchildren Cassie, Adrian, Leah, Alex and the late Breanna. Dear brother of Frank (Leslie) Vye, Lyle (Wendy) Vye and Donna (Keith) McBean. Dear brother-in-law of Bill (Donna) Taylor, Gerald (Carol) Taylor, late Dave Taylor, Sheila Taylor (Don Perry), Gary (Jackie) Taylor, Joan (Frank) Clement, Keith (late Karen) Taylor, Jill (Norm) Walker, Wanda (late Gene) Soulliere (Ron Farr), Darryl (Rachel) Taylor.  Also loved by many nieces, nephews, neighbours and many, many close friends. Predeceased by his parents John and Mary Kathleen Vye, mother and father in-laws Keith and Ila Taylor and siblings Shirley, Robert and Ross.

“Just let me tell Ya!”

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden, on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00pm.

Funeral Service
Funeral service will be held on Monday, October 16, 2017 at 11:00am from the funeral home. Interment to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Sarnia and District Humane Society.

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  1. So very, very sorry for your loss. Kathy, our prayers are with you and your family. Love from Catherine and John Huang and family.

  2. Sorry to hear of your loss I new Joe for a long time Sandy (Sam)and Joe and My husband & I where good friends in the early 80’s when I meet them at the 40-80 Hotel in Courtright where I sang… I have run into Joe a few times He hadn’t change at all, still happy go lucky Joe…I’m sure you will miss him deeply. my condolence to you and your family. will be missed by a lot of friends. God Bless Joan

  3. Dear Sweet Kathy
    We were so sad to learn of Joe’s passing. So hard to believe he is gone. Just know that your friends in North Carolina are thinking of you and we love you and treasure the friendship we have with you & Joe. Joe always
    had a joke or some funny tale to share. We will stay in touch, you are to special to forget.

  4. Lyle, Wendy and families, so sorry for your loss, sympathy to all of you at this difficult time. XX Anne & Paul

  5. KAthy – WE were saddened to hear of Joe’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    Mike and Liz Dunlop

  6. Dear Kathy and family… we are saddened to hear the news of Joe’s passing! Deepest sympathies.., you are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Sincerely, Connie and Mike Courtney

  7. Kathy & Family. So surprised and saddened to read of Joes passing. I will always cherish the miles we ran together, back and forth to Chicago. Our deepest sympathies. Ben & Donna Leatherdale

  8. Kathy. So very sorry to hear that Joe passed. Thinking of you and sharing in your sorrow. Tim & Patti Moss

  9. Our condolences to the Vye and McBean families. As many have said his smile and warmth will be missed

  10. Kathy and family. We are so very sorry for your loss. Joe will be greatly missed by all that knew him. Thoughts and prayers are with you through this difficult time.

  11. so sorry to hear of your loss , i will miss the big guy , enjoyed talking to him and being teased by joe , he,s safley in the arms of his lord JESUS now

  12. Spending time with Joe made our Canadian vacations so very enjoyable, our whole family in England will miss him those of us that spent time with Joe and even the ones that only heard his laughter, Our Condolences Kathy to your whole family.

  13. Frank, Leslie and family
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. Very sorry for your loss of a dear family member.
    Roy and Joan

  14. Frank, Leslie, and family,
    So sorry to read about the passing of your brother/brother-in-law/uncle. My thoughts are with you at this sad time. May pleasant memories eventually bring you peace.

  15. So sorry to hear your loss Kathy and family. Joe was a friend of my dad’s and in fact Joe was at our wedding . Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and family

  16. Dear Kathy and Family,
    We were so saddened to hear that Joe had passed. Our condolences and prayers, you are in our thoughts .
    Harriet & Mike Nagle

  17. Our sincere sympathy to Joe’s family. He will be remembered as a gentleman, always with a smile and kind words for who he met. Joe will be missed.

  18. So sorry to hear of your Loss, Kathy, and family, Joe was a great guy, always had a big smile, he was a good friend to Sam the trucked many,many a mile together. Had a lot of laughs and interesting trips, Auke Z. (Fred Flinnstone ) .Joe will be missed by many . Love Sam & Jackie