Peacefully at home surrounded by his family following a courageous battle with cancer on Monday, January 8, Roy Lapier of Iroquois, age 71. Loving husband of June Lapier (nee Drennan). Loving father of David (Dianne) of Williamsburg, Shawn (Lila) of Iroquois, Kelly Lewis (Bill) of Iroquois and Rhonda Van Beilen (Derek) of Morrisburg. Dear brother of Linda Devaul (Bill) of Williamsburg and Sheila Merkley (Roy) of Iroquois. Dear nephew of Cephus Sypes of Iroquois. Poppy will be fondly remembered by Jesse, Dillon, Billie-Jo, Rebecca, Adam, Shayna, Brooke, Dean and Ben. He was predeceased by his parents Art and Shirley Lapier (nee Sypes) and his grandson Colby. Also survived by nieces & nephews.
Friends may call at the Marsden McLaughlin Funeral Home, Williamsburg, on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Celebration of Roy’s life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion in Iroquois on Thursday, January 11th from noon-3 p.m. There will be an opportunity to share memories of Roy at 1 p.m. Donations to Dundas County Hospice would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com.