Archie Black passed away on Sat., Aug. 28, 2010 at Dundas Manor, in his 98th year.
He is predeceased by his dear wife, Minnie (nee Cameron), and his daughter, Janet Lee. He will be missed by his children, Douglas (Marlene) of Chesterville, and Barb (Tom) Casselman of Napanee, and his son-in-law, David Lee of St. Catharines. He is fondly remembered by his grandchildren, Kimberly (Kevin) McCaffery, Jeffery Lee (Holly Plant), Kyra (Don) Johnson, Shandra Lee, Jason Lee (Rosie Rodriguez), Michael (Beth) Casselman, and Kate Casselman (Tim Lyall), and his great-grandchildren Kyle, Logan, and Conor McCaffery; and Tre and Keenan Johnson.
Archie worked at Nestle’s for 25 years from 1952-1977, and in his free time he hunted and fished. During the last few years he spent more time using his hands and woodworking. He was a lifelong resident of Chesterville except for his stay at the Hartford in Morrisburg for the past five years.
The family received friends at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home in Chesterville, on Tues., Aug. 31 from 7 to 9 pm. The funeral service was held in the funeral home on Wed., Sept. 1 at 1:30 pm with Pastor Tim Edwards officiating, and Ann Langabeer playing the organ. Interment followed at Grantley Cemetery. The pallbearers were Jeff Lee, Jay Lee, Mike Casselman, Kyle McCaffery, Logan McCaffery, and Ross Casselman.
Donations in Archie’s memory may be made to Winchester District Memorial Hospital and would be greatly appreciated.