Obituaries

Dustin Wolfe
B: 1993-08-16
D: 2017-10-10
View Details
Wolfe, Dustin
Martina Glavin
B: 1927-04-06
D: 2017-10-07
View Details
Glavin, Martina
Emile Masschelein
B: 1928-10-15
D: 2017-10-05
View Details
Masschelein, Emile
Adriana Roelands
B: 1931-07-07
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Roelands, Adriana
Keith Gayler
B: 1924-05-21
D: 2017-09-29
View Details
Gayler, Keith
Robert Byrns
B: 1934-05-22
D: 2017-09-29
View Details
Byrns, Robert
Gladys Beierling
B: 1924-08-29
D: 2017-09-27
View Details
Beierling, Gladys
Suzanne Van Ekeren
B: 1963-03-28
D: 2017-09-26
View Details
Van Ekeren, Suzanne
Doris Glenn
B: 1920-09-27
D: 2017-09-25
View Details
Glenn, Doris
Orval Romphf
B: 1932-05-16
D: 2017-09-24
View Details
Romphf, Orval
Kay Gilbert
B: 1927-11-27
D: 2017-09-23
View Details
Gilbert, Kay
Maureen Craig
B: 1961-10-11
D: 2017-09-21
View Details
Craig, Maureen
George Hewitt
B: 1920-09-11
D: 2017-09-19
View Details
Hewitt, George
Pacita Weston
B: 1940-12-07
D: 2017-09-19
View Details
Weston, Pacita
Arthur Evoy
B: 1925-08-22
D: 2017-09-13
View Details
Evoy, Arthur
David Bressette
B: 1969-06-01
D: 2017-09-07
View Details
Bressette, David
Lloyd Thompson
B: 1923-12-24
D: 2017-09-07
View Details
Thompson, Lloyd
Mabel McChesney
B: 1923-11-10
D: 2017-09-04
View Details
McChesney, Mabel
Lee Temple
B: 1967-11-14
D: 2017-09-02
View Details
Temple, Lee
Donna Jefferson
B: 1940-04-01
D: 2017-08-29
View Details
Jefferson, Donna
Linda Riley
B: 1951-04-16
D: 2017-08-27
View Details
Riley, Linda

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
123 King Street East
Forest, ON N0N 1J0
Phone: 1-844-445-7467
Fax:
Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler Keith Gayler
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Gilpin Funeral Chapel Ltd.
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Keith Gayler

Keith Gayler
GAYLER, KEITH GRANVILLE, of Thedford, passed away September 29, 2017 in his 93rd year. Predeceased by his wife, Margaret Gayler (1996). Loving father of Elsie (Martin) Oakes; Doreen (Rick) Windsor; Paul (Connie) Gayler; Cherished Grampa of Kevin (Alicia); Kristal (Drew); Tim (Marti); Joseph (Laura); Stephanie (Jarrod); Barbara (Josh); Christine (Peter). Great Grampa to Lindsay, Kalli, Marisa, Jayci, Joy, Hayden, Grayson, Ashton. Predeceased by siblings, Alex, Albert, Donald, Parson, Evelyn, Tom. Survived by sister Jean.

Born May 21, 1924 in Clarendon, Quebec. Keith enlisted September 11, 1942 in Parry Sound, Ontario and joined the Toronto Scottish Regiment as a Private MMG No. 1 Gunner. He was shipped overseas to France in World War II, where on May 22, 1943 he sustained an injury to his left leg and ear drum due to mortar fire. Keith returned to duty on August 15, 1943. Three of his brothers also served overseas in different regiments, one making the ultimate sacrifice. Keith earned $46.50 a month. Upon his discharge, he returned to Thedford, Ontario where he married his sweetheart, Margaret Fleming on November 10, 1945. They had three children, and raised their family while Keith worked as an electrician, plumber and carpenter up until his retirement.
Keith was a Life time member the Thedford Royal Canadian Legion Branch 278, and the last surviving veteran of his Legion Branch.

Visitation will take place on Tuesday, October 10th at Gilpin Funeral Chapel, 97 Victoria Street in Thedford from 5pm to 8pm. A full honours service will take place on Wednesday, October 11th at Gilpin Funeral Chapel in Thedford at 1pm, with Reverend Dr. Christine O'Reilly officiating.

In honour of the service to our country, and support of the Thedford Royal Canadian Legion, the family wish to have Memorial Donation to the Thedford Royal Canadian Legion Branch 278.

Please leave a memory or condolence online at www.GilpinFuneralChapel.com
Order Flowers

Affiliations


Royal Canadian Army

Royal Canadian Legion

Recently Shared Condolences

Recently Shared Stories