VALENTINE, Gary Frank - Peacefully at University Hospital in London, Ontario on Saturday, February 23, 2013. Gary Valentine of Thamesford celebrating his 70th year. Gary is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years Sharron (Cherie) Amy Valentine (Braddock). Also loved by his children, Scott (Esther); Alana (Tony) Lloyd; and Steve and his 5 grandchildren, Justin, Nicholas, Alex, Reece and Connor. Dear brother of Grant and Sandy Valentine of Peterborough. Respected uncle of Joseph and Jean Chammings of Thamesford. Predeceased by his parents Ernest Frank Valentine (1977) and Ruth Kathleen (Chammings) (2009) of Thamesford. Services will be private. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

Published in the Toronto Star on Feb. 28, 2013