1939 - 2022
Obituary of Neil DeGoey
June 24, 1939 - April 24, 2022
It is with saddened hearts that the family announces the peaceful passing of Neil at home, at the age of 82. Loving husband of Mary for 59 years. Dear father of John (Olena) and AnnaMarie Bewsher (Jay). Predeceased by his son Michael (2016) and his grandson Logan (2012). Survived by his three grandchildren Sophie, Kase, and Avery.
Neil was predeceased by his brothers John, Ted and Tony and his sisters Joanne, Dorothy, and Betsy. He is survived by his brothers Herman (Andrea), John (Jane) and Willie (Millie) and his sister Ann Evers. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Neil was a proud member of the Knights of Columbus as well as the Rhine Danube Club and the Rhine Danube Sportsmen. He served on the executive of all three for a number of years. As well, Neil was a past president of the Wooden Shoe Club and a member of the German-Canadian Business and Professional Association.
Visiting will be at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Wednesday, April 27, 2022, at St. Michael’s Church, 29 Elliott St., Leamington, from 10 a.m. until time of Mass of the Resurrection at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers donations to Community Living - Essex would be appreciated. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca