William Murray "Bill" WHITTAL

1943 - 2021
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WHITTAL: William Murray "Bill" - passed away peacefully with family at his side on Tuesday February 2, 2021 at Woodingford Lodge, Woodstock. Bill Whittal of Bright in his 78th year.

Beloved husband of Jackie (nee Machan) Whittal whom he married September 27, 1963. Dear father of Larry & Wife Wanda of Bright, Ken & wife Pam of New Hamburg, Randy & wife Colleen of Edmonton, Ron & wife Julie of Hickson and Lisa & husband Darrell Fried of New Dundee. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Alex & Lindsay, Brandon & Ashley, Paige, Kenzie, Mitch, Sarah, Hannah, Joshua, Mallori & Braden, Cydney, Kurtis, Calvin, Megan, Rachel, Roslyn, Avery and great grandchildren Maddy & Asher. Survived by his sister Betty Jean & husband Harry Savage of Harriston. Bill will also be remembered by the entire Machan family.

Predeceased by his parents Grant & Helen (Reid) Whittal.

Bill was a longtime employee of Erb Transport, New Hamburg.

A private family viewing will take place at the Glendinning Funeral Home 40 William St. Plattsville followed by a family service on Saturday February 6, 2021 at 2:00pm. Interment will take place in Chesterfield Cemetery.

Family and friends can watch the service by live stream Click here to view service.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation and would be appreciated by the family. Personal condolences can be posted at
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  • Service

    Saturday, February 6, 2021 | 2:00pm
    Saturday, February 6, 2021 2:00pm
    Glendinning Funeral Home
    40 William St. N.
    Plattsville, ON N0J 1S0
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  • Interment

    Saturday, February 6, 2021 | 3:00pm
    Saturday, February 6, 2021 3:00pm
    Chesterfield Cemetery
    816661 Oxford Rd 22
    Bright, Ontario N0J 1B0
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To my dear loving husband Bill, who will always be loved and missed. Love always Jacqueline
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Thinking of you everyday and missing you so much Dad! Love always Lisa, Darrell, Roslyn and Avery
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Sheri Stuffles

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Our deepest sympathy to your family. Uncle Bill will be missed and rememered fondly. Praying for you during this time. Sending our love.
Love Sheri (Savage), John and Arik Stuffles

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