WILLIAM R.C. (MAX) BACON Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday, December 24, 2012. Beloved husband of the late Sylvia Bacon. Loving father of Mark and his wife Sandra of Cheektowaga, NY and Alicia Kowalskyj and her husband Peter of Brooklin. Beloved Poppie of Natasha and Nicholas. Lovingly known as Bill to his family in England, he will also be greatly missed by his loving sister Mabel Boxall, and her husband Jim and his many nieces, nephews and their families. Max will also be missed by extended family and good friends in Canada, England and the United States. There will be a private service for the family. Special thanks to all of the wonderful staff of Supportive Care at Lakeridge Health Oshawa. In memory of Max, memorial donations to the Salvation Army or the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Messages of condolence may be forwarded to barnesmemorialfuneralhome.com

Published in the Toronto Star on Dec. 29, 2012