William Cawthra Bissell
William Cawthra Bissell 1935-2018
Bill completed his earthly journey on Friday June 22, 2018. Much loved and to be greatly missed by his wife Ruth, daughter Nancy-Joanne and son Brent (London). Proud and caring grandfather to Graeme, Cameron, Ethan and Logan. Brother of Robert (Debby) of Richmond Hill and Barbara (Deceased).
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Bill touched the lives of many during his career in elementary education in Etobicoke and Dufferin County; by spearheading the establishment of our local Big Brothers organization; years spent playing and coaching basketball and hockey; as a “Ham” working to establish the local EMS; through his hobbies of RC flying, model trains and amateur radio, plus his artistic talent. He used his gift of leadership at Good Friends fellowship and the Orangeville Baptist Church (Compass).
Please join our family as we celebrate his life at Compass Community Church 246289 Hockley Rd. Mono, on Saturday, July 7th, 2018 at 11:00 am. Memorial donations to Big Brothers, Bethell Hospice Foundation or Compass Church would be appreciated by the family.
ABSENT FROM THE BODY, PRESENT WITH THE LORD
A tree will be planted in memory of Bill in the Dods & McNair Memorial Forest at the Island Lake Conservation Area, Orangeville. A dedication service will be held on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.dodsandmcnair.com
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of William Cawthra Bissell 1935 2018.source