Winchester Press – obit – Donald Billings
Donald Billings of R.R.#2 Newington, passedaway peacefully at his home with his family by his side on Tues.,July 10, 2007. He was 55.
He was the beloved spouse of Sharon Beckstead. He was the lovedfather of Jennifer Carruthers (Brandon) of R.R.#2 Newington, andTracy Markell (Wray) of Ingleside. He was the dear brother ofAllen Billings of Inwood, Man., Eletha Marcellus of Prescott,Peggy Billings of Brockville, and Kenny Billings of Morewood.He will be sadly missed by his four grandchildren Candice, Scott,Everett, and Hope. He was predeceased by his parents Robert andAlice (McCullan) Billings; one son Robbie; and two brothers Geraldand Ronnie.
Visitation was held at the Brownlee Funeral Home in Finch on July12. A service in celebration of Donald’s life was held at thefuneral home on July 13 with Rev. Lois Gaudet officiating. Intermentfollowed at North Valley Cemetery. The pallbearers were TracyMarkell, Chad Bilmer, Allan Bowman, Scott Summers, David Bilmer,and Pete Carruthers.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the CanadianCancer Society would be appreciated by the family.