WILLIAM JAMES (BILL) GRAHAM
William James (Bill) Graham of Gore Bay, passed away suddenly on Saturday, October 22, 2016 in his 69th year. Bill will be sadly missed by his wife Ann, brother John K. Graham, sisters Sally Middleton, Judith Bjorklund (Robbie Breathat), Betty (David) Little, brothers-in-law Bill Brandow, Ron Brandow, Ivan Brandow, Gary (Faye) Brandow, sisters-in-law Sandra (Raymond) DeMey, Brenda Brandow (Dave Hill), his mother-in-law Jean Brandow, his lifetime best friend Rick Priddle as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by his parents George and Wilda Evelyn (McKenzie) Graham, father-in-law Lee Brandow, his nephew Aaron Bjorklund, and brothers-in-law Dwight Middleton and Douglas Bjorklund. Bill was an avid hunter, fisherman, and enjoyed playing cards, dancing and socializing. He played softball and umpired for many years. Bill was a diehard Blue Jays and Leafs fan. He worked at the Valu Mart for over 40 years. Visitation will be held at the Simpson Funeral Home, Gore Bay, on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 7 pm to 9 pm, where the funeral will be held on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 11 am. Memorial donations may be made to the R.C.L. Poppy Fund or the Gore Bay Medical Clinic as expressions of sympathy and may be made through www.simpsonfuneralhome.ca.