William McArthur

Obituary of William McArthur

McArthur, William John Irvine
At 98 years of age, William "Bill" passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 25th, 2019  at the Leamington Mennonite Home. Beloved husband of the late Ruth (nee Hughes) (2010) for 67 years.  Loving father of Marilyn Zabensky (Gary), Susan Precious (Michael), Barbara Foster (David) and JoAnne Brown (Ronald).  Cherished grandfather to 9 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great-grandchildren. Brother-in-law to Audrey Ann McLellan.  Preceded in death by one sister and three brothers.  William served in the RCAF in WWII. William retired from Dictaphone Corporation, was a Mason, Shriner and Rotarian during his business years and early retirement.  The family would like to thank the staff of the Leamington Mennonite Home Long Term Care for their wonderful care and compassion, along with very special caregivers Eva Wiebe and Ruth Procopio. There will be a private graveside service at a later date. Memorial donations, made by cheque, to the Leamington Mennonite Home or Shriners Hospitals for Children would be appreciated.