McNabb, William A. "Bill" – Passed away at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, with his family at his side, on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Bill of Peterborough in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Sylvia (nee Lohnes) for 53 years. Loving father of Steve (Zoe King) of Toronto and Tim (Lara McNabb) of Australia. Proud Grandpa/Poppa of Grier, Joy, and Alexander "Xan". Son of the late Earl and Lillian McNabb. Brother of Art (Cathy), Ivan (Shirley) and the late Nancy. Bill will be remembered by many other relatives and friends, including his black poodle "Sam".
Retired from McNabb Appliances after 45 years, a family business that he took over from his father. Bill was a dedicated volunteer at the Cath Lab, PRHC, and a long-time member of Mark Street United Church, where he sang in the choir for many years. Bill enjoyed spending summers camping with Sylvia and their children in their trailer, and later in life enjoyed a glass of wine, beside the fire, on the back patio.
Visiting will be held at the ASHBURNHAM FUNERAL HOME, 840 Armour Road, Peterborough, on Sunday, January 14th from 2-4 pm and on Monday, January 15th, from noon-1 pm with a Memorial Service to follow, in the chapel, on Monday at 1 pm. A reception will follow the service. Donations to March of Dimes Canada would be appreciated and may be made at www.AshburnhamFuneral.ca.