Richard (Dick) Speare
1923 - 25/12/2003
Harriston, Ontario, Canada
Richard - With much sadness we announce the pass-ing of Richard
Speare at the Palmerston and District Hospital on Monday, December 25,
2003 in his 73 year.
husband and best friend of Jean (Dennison) Speare for 51 years.
Loving father of Carolyn "Carrie" Fayez and her husband Khaled
of Harriston and dear grandpa of Mark and Caleigh Mugford and
Jordan, Sarah and Emily Fayez. Dear brother-in-law of Hazel
Dennison, Ruth Lucas, Elmer and Betty Dennison and Bill and Adele
Dennison. He will be missed by his many
cousins, nieces and nephews. He is also survived by three aunts
and his uncle Lorne Speare. He was predeceased by his precious
daughter Catherine Speare (2001) and by his parents Ralph and Helen
lived in Harriston all of his life and was a member of
Knox-Calvin Presbyterian Church and the Harriston Masonic Lodge #262.
always interested in the seed business and after gain-ing experience at
Pritchard's Seeds and Maple Leaf, he started his own company, Speare
Seeds, of which he was very proud.
He will be
missed by his staff and customers who were also his
good friends. The family received relatives and friends at the Hardy-Lee
Funeral Home. Harriston on Tuesday from 2:00 to 4:00
and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held from Knox-Calvin
Presbyterian Church, Harriston today (Wednesday December 17th) at
2:00 p.m. with Rev. Calvin Lewis officiating.
were Bill McKay, Ed Seifried, Mike Mac
Richard (Dick) Speare in his Office at Speare Seeds