MEYER, William Arthur - In Loving Memory June 9, 1936 - November 20, 2021
Bill Meyer passed away peacefully at the Dorothy Ley Hospice in Etobicoke on November 20, 2021.
Bill was born on June 9, 1936 in Welland, Ontario.
Predeceased by the love of his life, Lorraine (2018), his parents, William and Rose Meyer, and his siblings Shirley and Jack. Bill and Lorraine met in Grade 11 and married in 1960. He attended Waterloo Lutheran University.
Bill and Lorraine moved to Orangeville, Ontario to start their careers as teachers and to raise a family.
Bill was a proud and loving father to Laurie (deceased 1967), Cheryl (James), Darren (Trish) and Joanne (Dom) and Grampa to Megan and Katelyn and Papa to Tabitha and Spencer. Bill taught most of his career at Orangeville District Secondary School.
Sports were always part of Bill's life.
Bill and Lorraine enjoyed a long, happy retirement.
They travelled to all the places they wanted to see and had great times with their friends.
They remained dedicated and loving parents and grandparents throughout their lives.
They lived and laughed together for 58 years. Bill was a kind, outgoing and funny man who will be greatly missed by his family and all who knew him.
Bill's family would like the thank the team at St. Joseph's Health Centre for providing excellent, compassionate care and to the Dorothy Ley Hospice.
There will be no drop-in memorial event due to the pandemic.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the St. Joseph's Health Care Foundation, Palliative Care Centre.