Alvin Dell Schweertman of Forest died peacefully at Bluewater Health in Sarnia in his 80th year on Thursday, February 6, 2020.
Alvin was one of 12 children in a large farming family, the third youngest, and will be missed by his many family and friends. Alvin worked hard and enjoyed the little things in life. An animal lover, puzzler, and pool player, Alvin enjoyed watching the lives of little ones as they grew.
Alvin spent his last few years living at North Lambton Lodge in Forest. The family would like to extend their thanks to the staff at North Lambton Lodge and the nurses at Bluewater Health in Sarnia for the care shown to Alvin and the entire family.
Family and friends of Alvin continue to celebrate Alvin's Life. A life of loving, strength and courage. A graveside memorial will take place at Pinehill Cemetery, 8560 Ridge Road, Thedford, Ontario in the spring of 2020.
Arrangements are entrusted to Gilpin Funeral Chapel, 123 King Street East in Forest, 519-786-4964 . Please leave a memory or condolence online at www.GilpinFuneralChapel.com