It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Ernest William “Bill” R. Grigg on October 27, 2023, at Huntsville District Memorial Hospital. Bill was born in Toronto, Ontario on September 27, 1930, to parents Ernest Grigg and Lillian May Grigg (nee Williams). Bill married his wife Margaret Evelyn Grigg (nee Stillwell) on June 30, 1956.
Bill will be very missed by his wife Margaret, children Bill (Angela), Michael (Leila) and Jacqueline, eight grandchildren Kalene (Drew), Mackenzie (Ayako), Connor (Emma), Hannah, Catrina, Ryan, Jack, Issac, and one great grandchild Charlotte.
In his younger years, Bill was a pilot of small aircraft and flew until his family became his priority. Bill was a lover of anything military, collecting memorabilia from both World Wars. Bill was also an avid wood worker and collector of antiques.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Port Sydney Community Centre on Saturday, November 25th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Memorial donations can be made to the Huntsville Hospital Foundation.
Make a donation to one of the following charities in remembrance of Ernest William Richard Grigg