Peacefully passed away on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the age of 76, while at Golden Birches Terrace in Blind River, ON. Chester was predeceased by his loving wife Ruth. Beloved father of Ginny Irvine (Jeff). Forever missed by his cherished grandson Alex. Lovingly remembered by siblings Enid Degagne (the late Russel), Harvey (Diane), Judy Jensen (Peter), Beckie Trivers (Roger) and Murray (Darlene). Chester leaves numerous brother and sister in laws, nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.
The family thanks the staff of the acute care at North Shore Health Network, Blind River as well as staff at Golden Birches Terrace. Donations to the Diabetes Association or the Kidney Foundation are gratefully accepted and appreciated by the family.
Cremation has taken place. Friends and family are invited to visit at the Beggs Funeral Home in Thessalon on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 7pm to 9pm. A memorial service will be held at the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday, September 27, 2018 starting at 11am with Phillip Carlson officiating. Burial at Carlyle Cemetery to follow. Arrangements entrusted to Beggs Funeral Home www.beggsfh.com