May 16, 1929 to July 23, 2012
John Partridge, of Monkton, passed away unexpectedly on Monday July 23, 2012 on the farm where he was born 83 years ago. Beloved husband of the late Dallas Partridge who predeceased him in 2010. Loving father and father-in-law of Bonnie and Wray Lealess of Fullarton, Irene Partridge of RR1 Brunner, Kevin Partridge of Monkton, Kimberley and Kevin Culligan of Mitchell. Cherished grandpa of Perry and Kendra, Patrick and Candis, Virginia, Heather and Adam, Ryan, Trevor and Julie. Special great-grandpa of Madison, Erika, Alexis, Kayla and Tuesday. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Leonard Partridge of Mitchell, Janet and Klaas Kroesen of Monkton and Ruby McEwen of Mitchell. Fondly remembered by nieces & nephews. Predeceased by his parents John Wesley and Mabel (Schade) Partridge, his son Ronald, sisters Wilma and her husband Clarence Connelly, Marion and her husband Kenneth McNaught, sister-in-law Doris Partridge and brother-in-law Keith McEwen. John's family invites relatives and friends to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Wednesday July 25 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service to celebrate his life will be held on Thursday July 26, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Elma Centre Cemetery, Atwood. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: The Heart and Stroke Foundation 556 Huron Street Stratford, ON N5A 5T9 or Listowel Memorial Hospital 255 Elizabeth Street East Listowel, ON N4W 2P5 would be appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make a Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity of choice at the above address.