Thomson, William ‘Bill’ H.

Thomson, William ‘Bill’ H.

February 23rd, 2021

Of London, passed peacefully, with family by his side, on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at the age of 100. Beloved husband of Iris for 77 years. Cherished father of Penny Myers (Bain), Jill Thomson (Robert Horn), and Keith Thomson (Diana). Proud Grandpa of Christopher Myers (Jenn), Lisa Casaubon (Sean), Lindsay Myers (Phil), Max Thomson (Sasha); and great-grandfather of Laila, Ana, Jackson and Baxter. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Bill was a veteran of World War II, with the 17th Duke of York’s Royal Canadian Hussars. The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff at Parkwood Institute – Veterans Care for all of their compassionate care they provided to Bill during his stay. Cremation has taken place. A memorial celebration will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Bill are asked to consider the Children’s Health Foundation. 

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Sharanne MacDonaldKeith, Diana & Max What a long life your Dad / Grandpa had. Cherish the memories.
Macaluso FamilyThoughts and prayers from the Macaluso Family
Rick & Kim CooperKeith, Di & Family, So sorry to hear about the passing of Keith’s Dad! Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time! Rick & Kim Cooper
John and Jeanette Mollica Condolences to all the Thomson family at this sad time.
David and Brenda LausanneKeith and family so sorry for your loss, our thoughts are with you.
Anthony & Pamela RuddJill & Rob, Our thoughts, love and prayers are with you at this time. Cherished memories of Bill. RIP
Graham MillsonPeace be with you and your family.
Burr & ScottKeith, Di and Family, So sad to hear this. Your Dad/Grandpa was a great man. Thinking of you. xo
David and Lori KittermanOur thoughts are with you and your family.
Julie MarrKeith, Di and family, We are saddened to hear the news of your father's passing. Cherish your memories and I am sure you are so proud of all his accomplishments over the years. God Bless him for keeping us all safe while serving for our freedom. Deepest sympathy to you and your family. Dave and Julie
Mitch & DebHeartfelt condolences Keith, Di and Family. He lived 100 years, married to Iris for 77; three children, grand children and great grandchildren and years of service to his country and community - that’s quite a legacy to be proud of.
Bruce and Alison HefferMy mother was blessed to have six strapping younger brothers. All different, scattered all over North America raising families. Creating an army of cousins to carry on the Thomson name. Uncle Bill was the oldest. He followed into battle his father who fought in the war that was supposed to end all wars. Bill's service in WWII honoured his family and his country. As the last surviving Thomson of that generation he will be missed. The memories of everyone growing up together will not grow old.
Wally & KathyOur condolences on your loss. But what a life and the legacy he leaves. Your Dad, and all the memories will be cherished forever.
Judy ManzaraDi, Keith and family...I am so, so sorry to hear of the passing of Keith's dad. What a life filled with so many accomplishments and so much love. Cherish the memories...much love Mike and Judy
Garry LapenskieLaura and I were welcomed to the neighbourhood by Bill (and Iris). The wonderful thing about knowing the Thomson couple is we got to meet the family members. Our lives were enhanced by Bill. I know that he will say 'Hi' to Laura in heaven because he always said Hi to her on earth. My best to the family.
Ron & Judy KellyKeith Your Dad was a great man he brought joy to every one he met.
Issie and Phill KingKeith, Di and the Thomson family, We would like to pass along our deepest condolences on the passing of your Dad. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Take care. Issie and Phill King
Bruce and Janet JohnsonJill and Rob.> Deepest condolences to you on the passing of your Dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Marg ParkerOur thoughts are with you! Your Dad was a special man. Jillie, my fondest memory will be sharing brownies with your Dad!
Rob & Joni BucklandOur deepest sympathies to your family. May the memories of a long lived life bring you comfort.
Carol and Bill NolanSending out condolences. Cherish your memories.
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