BAILEY, Howard - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital in Midland on Saturday, September 3, 2011 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of the late Alice Bailey. Dear father of (deceased) Janice Rogers (Glenn), Norman (Judy) and David (Kathy) Bailey; and step-father of (deceased) Barbara Downer (Bruce), Deborah and Sandra Hawkshaw and Linda Tabler. Loving grandfather of Rebecca, Brenda, Amanda, Alyssa, Meredith, Matthew, Heather, Mark and Colleen; and great-grandfather of 7. Dear brother of Muriel (Clifford) Poidvin and Carol (deceased Andy) Douglas. He will be fondly remembered by his family and friends. Visitation will be held at the Nicholls Funeral Home, 330 Midland Avenue, Midland, on Tuesday, September 6th from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday, September 7th at 10:30 a.m. Interment will take place at Fairview Cemetery, Stanley Avenue, Niagara Falls on Thursday, September 8th at 1:00 p.m. The family wishes to thank Dr. Peter Cameron, Dr. André Nel and the hospital staff for their care and compassion.