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Glen Walden
March 14, 1928
March 5, 2018
Glen Walden of Lucknow passed away peacefully on March 5, 2018 in his 90th year at the Wingham & District Hospital. Born on March 14, 1928 in Huron Township to the late Gertrude L. "Gertie" (Pollock) and Robert J. "Bert" Walden. Survived by his wife of 52 years Lois (Alton) (nee Fell) of Nine Mile Villa in Lucknow, daughters Lynda Walden, Niagara Falls, Nancy Walden, Lucknow, step-daughters June Alton, Stephenville, NL, Nancy Ebel, Kitchener, Ruth Ritchie (Don), Goderich, and Grace Alton, Kitchener. Grandchildren Dan Karpyshyn (Kim Rapley) and Joe Karpyshyn (Lisa), both of Clinton, Taylor Karpyshyn (Vincent Champeval) of Whitehorse, YT, Danica Hynes (Shane Harnett) of Stephenville, NL, Chelsea Hynes (Randy Stroet) of Winnipeg, MB, Collin Ebel and Heather Ebel, both of Kitchener, Sarah Ritchie (Brad Schedewitz) of Hanover, Brad Ritchie (Terri Hearns) of Drumbo, seven great-grandchildren, brothers-in-law Morgan Johnston of Kincardine and Frank Alton (Loreen) of Lucknow, sister-in-law Helen Fell of Mitchell, and numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by wife Jean Taylor in 1963, brother Murray Walden, sister Bertha MacKenzie, sisters-in-law Marion Walden, Betty Ackert and Doris Johnston, brothers-in-law Jack MacKenzie, Jack Ackert and Lorne Fell, step-daughter Mary Alton and son-in-law Matheson Ebel. Glen was a holstein dairy farmer in Lucknow until selling the farm in 1977. He continued with a beef cow-calf operation until 2003. He was a sales agent for the Bruce County Holstein club from 1978 - 2000, a 4-H Dairy Calf Club leader, member of the Pine River United Church, then Lucknow United Church, a long-time member of Lucknow District Co-op and Lucknow Agricultural Society, on the board of Bruce Grey Crime Stoppers and a member of the Masonic Lodge for over 60 years. Visitation will be held from the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow on Wednesday March 7, 2018 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM. A Funeral Service will be conducted from the chapel on Thursday March 8, 2018 at 1 PM. Spring interment Greenhill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Lucknow United Church or the Wingham Hospital Foundation are greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy.
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Wednesday March 7, 2018 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM. Masonic Service to be conducted at 1:30 on Wednesday. (prior to visitation)
MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow, ON
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March 8, 2018-1:00 pm
MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow, ON
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Greenhill Cemetery, Lucknow, ON
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Masonic service conducted Wednesday March 7, 2018 at 1:30 PM.
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