Oscar Milne, a self-employed farmer of RR2 Mountain, passed away June 14, 2005 at the Winchester District Memorial Hospital. He was 82.
He was the husband of Muriel E. Moorhouse, whom he married on Sept. 21, 1957 in Mountain. He was born on May 29, 1923 in Mountain to the late John Milne and Elizabeth Beggs. He is survived by children Steven (Gabriele), Gary (Connie), and Wanda McPake (David); and by grandchildren Rebecca, Amber, Megan and Nathan. He was the brother of Audrey Gibson, Marion Fawcett, Clara Thompson (Don), and Brian Milne (Alice); and predeceased by Dorothy Gibson, Jack, and Gerald Milne. He was the brother-in-law of Don Moorhouse (Helen),and Allan Moorhouse (Mary Ellen). He was the uncle of many nieces and nephews. He will be missed by many friends and neighbors.
He was a charter member of Mountain District Lions Club and was a member of Hallville United Church.
A memorial service was held at Hallville United Church on June 18 with Rev. Blair Paterson and Rev. Melany Cassidy-Wise officiating. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Byers Funeral Home in South Mountain.