2-4 & 7-9 p.m., Monday, June 15 at Harris Funeral Home


11:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 16 at Harris Funeral Home



London Regional Cancer Program, 747 Baseline Road East, London N6C 2R6. Please send donation directly to the charity.


50 Years


William "Bill" Downie

Death Notice

Downie, William F. "Bill" - with his family by his side at Victoria Hospital on Thursday, June 11, 2009 in his 82nd year. Beloved husband for 60 years of Shirley Downie. Dear father of Barbara Tate and her husband Rob, Janice McClennan and her husband John, Nanci Sanza and her husband Jack, William Downie and his friend Crystal, Julie Downie, Diane Bourdeau and her husband Jay, Cindy Downie, Andrea Willoughby and her husband Moe. Loving grandfather of Rob, Alison, Stephanie, Andrew, Christopher, Stephen, Kristi, Cameron, Jessica, Lindsay, James, Abbigail, Samantha, Jason, Tyler, Morley and Mitchell. Dear brother of Robert Downie and his late wife Mary, Kenneth Downie and his wife Norma. Dear brother-in-law of Lenore Dobbs. Predeceased by his brother Gerry Downie and his grandson William Forrest Downie. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A special thank you to Dr. Dulay and the staff of Victoria Hospital. Friends may call on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the James A. Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James St. at Richmond, where the funeral service will be conducted on Tuesday, June16 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation with interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the London Regional Cancer Program would be gratefully acknowledged.