John Grant Thomson death – obituary, cause of death : John Grant Thomson 92, passed away. He died at Bluewater Health, Sarnia on March 31, 2021.
John was tenacious, curious and always mastered what he did very quickly. he was deeply passionate and his sense of humor was a gift to all those who knew him. He loved taking care of animals. He will always be remembered as a gentle, caring, warm, big blue-eyed, special young man who had an immeasurable bond with his brother.
Grant had a caring heart, generous attitude and a fun-loving personality that laid the foundation for years of lifelong friendships. It didn’t matter what you needed, he would be there to help you celebrate, mourn, fix things, build something or to just listen and offer a shoulder to cry on or smile to laugh with.
He was a dedicated and loving husband, a father that demonstrated that greatness could be achieved through hard work and passion and a man that exemplified that a humble spirit and joyous heart could improve the lives of all around him.
He is preceded in death by his lovely wife late Anna Mae Thomson, his daughter Dianne (Randy) Brown and grandchildren Stacey (Jimmy), Marc, Jeff, Michael, Ryan, Liam, and his step-granddaughter Chris. Great-grandpa of Aden, Maxwell, Nolan, Wyatt, Nora, Amber, Zachary and step-great-grandfather of Cole.
Comments and Gratitude’s:
The family wishes to thank all the staff at Brookside Retirement for all the compassion and care during Grant’s time there as well as all the staff at Bluewater Health as well as Dr. Maddison for all of their kindness and care.
Cause of death:
The circumstances surrounding the actual cause of death had not been made public as at the time of writing this report.
As per Grant’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family graveside service will take place at a later date at the Watford Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.watfordfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF WATFORD.