October 16, 2018
YOUNG, Benjamin G. “Ben”
Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving children on Monday March 26, 2018. Ben Young of Arkell in his 78th year. Loving father of Brigitte Young (Bruce Read) of Guelph, Phillip Young (Donna) of Port Franks, Krista Taaffe (Daniel) of Arkell and Benjamin Young Jr. also of Guelph.
Grandad will always be loved and remembered by his amazing grandchildren Brittany, Riley, Kira, Caden, Logan, Ella and Benjamin Jr. Also remembered by his siblings Loretta Weinstein (Jack), Muriel Baker (Mervin), Robert Young (Margaret) and Colleen Taves (mother to Krista & Ben Jr.). Predeceased by his wife Thérèse Morin and parents Doris (nee Davies) and Benjamin Young and by his siblings Doris Bradley and Gary Young. Uncle Ben will be remembered by his many nieces and newphews.
Ben loved to travel around the world, enjoy rounds of golf and always brought humour to any situation. Ben will be deeply missed by his closest friends whom he loved to enjoy a pint and countless laughs with.
Relatives and friends are invited to call at Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home, Hart Chapel, 1099 Gordon Street, Guelph on Monday April 2, 2018 from 2:00 – 4:00 & 7:00 – 9:00 P.M. A celebration of Ben’s life will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday April 3, 2018 at 2:00 PM.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Pancreatic Cancer Canada. Friends may send condolences or make donations by contacting the funeral home at (519-821-5077) or by visiting www.gilbertmacintyreandson.com.