Basil Edwin Voisin of Stratford, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at the age of 73 years.

Born in Woodstock on July 7, 1944, and son of the late Mary (Lively) and Bert Voisin. Basil was an employee of Hutton Transport for many years until his retirement.

Beloved husband of 41 years to the late Margaret “Peg” (Slater) Voisin, who predeceased him on December 26, 2013. Loving Father of Tracey Boyd (Jamie) of Tavistock and Michael Voisin of Waterloo. Cherished grandfather of Shelby Hayle (Jordan) and Tye Boyd.

Lovingly remembered by special friend, Betty Clifford. Also survived by brothers and sisters; John Voisin (Cathy Wittig), Thorndale, Janice Ellah, Stratford, Paul Wintermeyer, Elmira, Sharon and Paul Fassbind, Windsor, William and Janice Voisin, St. Marys, Jim and Zita Voisin, Stratford, Kim and Don Bailey, St. Marys and many nieces, nephews and their families.  Dear brother-in-law of Patricia Stewart of Hensall.

Besides his parents and wife, Basil was predeceased by his father and mother-in-law Jack and Donna (Swift) Slater, brother Patrick Voisin, sister Patricia Wintermeyer, and brothers-in-law Donald Keiswetter, Lorne Ellah and Brian Somerville.

Friends and relatives may call at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron St., Stratford on Monday, February 12 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the Funeral Home on Tuesday, February 13th at 11 a.m. Reception to follow. Rev. Fr. Dick Bester will officiate. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the charity of one’s choice through the funeral home. 519-271-7411.

Service Information

Monday, February 12, 2018
from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.

Funeral Service
Tuesday, February 13th at 11 a.m.
W.G. Young Funeral Home

W.G. Young Funeral Home Reception Centre

Memorial Donations
Heart & Stroke Foundation


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