John De Beck, 84 years of age, passed away peacefully at Eden Villa Assisted Living on Thursday, July 26, 2018. Predeceased by parents Maurice and Jean. Beloved husband of the late Marilyn (2013). Loving father of Darlene of Chatham, Randy (Cindy) of Dresden, Christine de Roos (Bryan) of Sarnia, Lisa of Chatham and the late Ronald (2016). Dear Papa of Christopher and Candace Lawton and Amanda and Amberli Sullivan.
Brother of Abe (Barbara), Mary McIntyre (Don), Annie Bisschop (Harm), Jennie Martin (late Fred), Jane Bailey (Ken), Letty Varga (late Martin). Predeceased by Corrie DeCook (Frank), Jack (Emma), Michael, Peter, Maurice and Suzie.
Brother-in-law of Nita Van Horne (late Glen), Bonnie Van Horne (late Donne), Ray Van Horne (Marie) and Allan Van Horne. Late brother-in-law of Leona Meredith (Blake), Marlene Manneke (Willie). Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. John loved his family, horse racing, Toronto Maple Leafs, and the Toronto Blue Jays. Cremation has taken place. Private interment later at the family cemetery.