GAINES, William Robert "Bill"
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56 years, peacefully on January 5, 2014 at his home after a lengthy battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Luanne (nee Turner) for 27 years. Loving father of Adam. Dear son of Shirley Gaines and the late Bob (2008). Loved brother of Debbie (Jim) Lacey, Glen (Cheryl), Catherine (Kevin) Durocher, Judy (Mike) Alzner. Brother-in-law of Joe (Mary) Turner, Chuck Turner (2004), Vici (Dave) Tepe, Valerie (Alan) Dent, John Turner, Andy Turner (2008), Dorleen (Joe) Smeltzer. He will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Bill retired after 30 years of service at Ford Motor Company. He so loved working at Lowes, after his retirement. Special thanks to Brian Mentley and Tim Sooley for all their help in finishing Bill's truck- his pride and joy. Thank you also to his caregivers Tanya, Cathy, Tammy, Barbara and Angela for taking such good care of Bill. If you so desire, donations to the Francis and Amanda Ryall Family Fundraiser would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service Thursday at 11:30 am at Families First
3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor,
Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
Families First Funeral Home & Tribute Centre
3260 Dougall Avenue
Windsor, ON N9E 1S6
Published in The Windsor Star from Jan. 7 to Jan. 8, 2014