Donald Billings of R.R.#2 Newington, passed away 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 loved father of Jennifer Carruthers (Brandon) of R.R.#2 Newington, and Tracy Markell (Wray) of Ingleside. He was the dear brother of Allen 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 and Alice (McCullan) Billings; one son Robbie; and two brothers Gerald and Ronnie.
Visitation was held at the Brownlee Funeral Home in Finch on July 12. A service in celebration of Donald’s life was held at the funeral home on July 13 with Rev. Lois Gaudet officiating. Interment followed at North Valley Cemetery. The pallbearers were Tracy Markell, Chad Bilmer, Allan Bowman, Scott Summers, David Bilmer, and Pete Carruthers.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.