BATEMAN-GRAYDON, Douglas 'Poppy' - Passed away suddenly with family by his side at his home in Brighton, Ontario September 9, 2010 in his 84th year. Predeceased by his beloved wife Greta Bateman. Father of Heather Bateman (Simon), Wayne Bateman (Karen), brother of Sadie Rae (Robert), Bernice MacLeod (Alex), Stewart Bateman (Evelyn), Dean Bateman (Doreen), Connie MacFarland (Ivan). Predeceased by his sister Myrtle Fitt and her husband Parker. Sadly missed by grandchildren Greg Bateman (Chantal), Amanda Furtado and Jennifer Furtado. Special great- grandfather to Matthieu and Sophie. 'Poppy' will also be missed by his four-legged friend, Cartman. Family and friends will be received at the Lynett Funeral Home, 3299 Dundas Street West, Toronto (1 block east of Runnymede) on Saturday, September 18, 2010 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Memorial service to be held in the chapel at 1:00 p.m. followed by inurnment at Glendale Memorial Gardens, 1810 Albion Road, Etobicoke. If desired, donations may be made to Maplewood Nursing Home, 12 Maplewood Avenue, Box 249, Brighton, ON K0K 1H0.