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Carter, William John (Bill) (Died)
appeared in Sentinel Review, 6 Jun 2014, B, p. 7, column 2
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CARTER, William John (Bill) - of Woodstock, Ontario, passed away at Woodstock General Hospital on Friday, May 2, in his 87th year. He was born and raised in Dublin City in the 'Rare Old Times' to Martin and Julie Carter (nee Fitzpatrick) and was the youngest brother to Martin, Jimmy, and sister Molly. After working at Guinness Brewery for over ten years, he ventured to Toronto, Canada. He settled into a job as a Telegrapher for the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR). He met the love of his life at a dance and married Rosaleen (nee Trevor) on June 21, 1958. Rosaleen and Bill remained happily married until her passing on June 20, 2001. He remained with the CPR until his retirement. Bill will be dearly missed by daughters Marie and Maureen, grandchildren Edward, William and Barbara, son-in-law Peter O'Brien, sister-in-law Cherry Carter, nephew Mark and niece Rosemary, and sister-in-law and her husband Bea and Frank Kovacs. He will also be missed by his best friend, Peter Keating's children Paul and Therese. In accordance to Bill's wishes, there will be a short internment service of remembrance for family and friends at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Woodstock, Ontario on June 11th at 1:30pm. Many thanks go out to Victoria Manor and Woodstock General Hospital for their care and support. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Archdiocese of London Ontario or the Alzheirmers Society of London and Middlesex in Bill Carter's name. Condolences and donations will be accepted at LONDON CREMATION SERVICES (519) 672-0459 or online at www.londoncremation.com and http://yourlifemoments.ca/sitepages/static/obits/cityResults_89_1.asp You've a place of love & honor Deep within our hearts, Dad you've been our superhero, To Mum and God you now depart

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6 Jun 2014
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2 May 2014
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.13339 Longitude: -80.7497
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Carter, William John (Bill) (Died)