HOSKER, Reginald Thomas David
Of Guelph, passed away peacefully with family at his side at St. Joseph’s Health Centre in Guelph on Monday February 18, 2019, in his 89th year.
Predeceased by his beloved wife Joyce (2000), sister Ruth Montgomery and brother Brian.
Survived by brother Ron, brother-in-law Lee Harding (Marcy), sister-in-law Emilia Harding, sons David (Joanne) and Bruce (Cathie). Grandchildren Greg (Meghan), Kevin (Kendra), Jon (Maggie), Ashley (Justin) and Evan (Jordan). Great grandchildren Grayson, Audrey and Tenley. Proud Uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Reg was a 32-year employee of MacKinnon Transport of Guelph and a longtime fan and season ticket holder of the Guelph Storm Hockey Club.
Thanks to Drs. Bueckert, Chan and Morrison and staff at Guelph General Hospital’s ER, 7th floor Stroke Unit and 4 West. Thanks to Dr. Bloom and staff at St. Joseph’s Health Centre Recovery Unit and 3 West.
In lieu of flowers, if desired, the family would appreciate a donation to the St. Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation, The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital, Guelph Professional Fire Fighters Benevolent Foundation, Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of your choice.
Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 519-822-0051 or www.wallcustance.com.
A celebration of Reg’s life will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the Cutten Fields, 190 College Ave. E. in Guelph from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
|A tree will be planted in memory of Reginald T. D. Hosker in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest, University of Guelph Arboretum. Dedication service, Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm.|