TRIMBLE, Derek - Of Guelph, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 5th, 2020, with his family by his side at home, at the age of 76.
Derek was the beloved husband and best friend of 55 years to Judy (nee Evans).
Loving dad of Kelly (Paul) Cooke and Quentin (Jennifer) Trimble.
Very proud poppa to Melissa (Paul), Zac, Taylin (Willy), Keyanna (Zachery), Elizabeth, Jayce, Elluxa, Mila.
Predeceased by his parents, Clifford Trimble and Audrey Stewart.
Son-in law to Mary Evans (late Jiggs).
Dear brother to Linda (the late Jim) Marshall, the late Ray (Chris) Trimble, Patrick (Sheila) Trimble, Sandi (Fred) Butler, Kim (Jeff) Cronkwright, Ken (Helen) Stewart and Randy (Robin) Stewart.
Will be deeply missed by his extended family, the Evans’, and many friends.
Derek enjoyed being with his family and friends and loved working with the kids on his car.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Derek’s family would like to give a special thank you to Dr. Tom Kotalik, Marion (RN), his home care nurse Amanda and the Paramed nursing staff for their exceptional care and support over the years.
Arrangements entrusted to the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 519-822-0051 or wallcustance.com – condolences can be forwarded to family via funeral home website under Derek’s notice.
Memorial contributions to the charity of choice would be appreciated.
|A tree will be planted in memory of Derek R. Trimble in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest, University of Guelph Arboretum. Dedication service, Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 2:30 pm.|