Alvin Gene WARD

WARD, Alvin Gene - Passed away peacefully at Hospice Simcoe in Barrie on Saturday, February 9, 2013 in his 76th year. Loving husband of Diane, beloved father of Glen and wife Natalie, proud grandfather to Brianna, Makayla and Brooklyn. Sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and friends. Alvin a longtime resident of Aurora and Stoney Creek succeeded in the Transportation and logistics field as an entrepreneur for over 25 years. After selling his company in 2007, Alvin retired to Haliburton and was able to spend more time doing the things he loved. Visitation will be held at Thompson Funeral Home, 530 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora, on Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. with funeral services at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Our Lady of Grace Church in Aurora. In lieu of flowers, donations in Al's memory to Hospice Simcoe, Barrie, ON. Online condolences may be left at

Funeral Home

Thompson Funeral Home
530 Industrial Parkway South Aurora, ON L4G6W8
(905) 727-5421

Published in the Toronto Star on Feb. 12, 2013