Leslie (Les) Marshall Wilton, Les passed away on Sept. 2, 2021. He was 73 years old. Les will be forever remembered by sisters: Gloria Hedley (David), Gail Orser, Linda Johnson (Jeff), Brenda Mcdermid (Hugh), & brother: Allan Wilton (Nancy) and brother-in-law, Kevin McDougall. He will also be remembered by his aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Les will also be missed by his wonderful friends: Garry Brodhagen & Audra Boersen and all the friends he worked with at the Stratford General Hospital. Les was predeceased by parents: Marshall and Agnes Wilton (Aadland), brother Dennis who died in infancy, sister Pat Wilton, and brother-in-law Ray Orser.
Les was born and went to school in Shaunavon, SK until grade 9 then to Northwestern in Stratford until graduating. He worked at Stratford General Hospital for approx. 40 years until his retirement. Les always prided himself on his appearance and was always very well dressed. He loved cars and hockey with a passion. He coached Rotary Y in Stratford for years, leading the Morris Plumbing team to the championship in 1980. The other coach was Steve Davidson. Les also loved music (old rock and roll) and recorded lots of cd’s for himself and family.
His wish was the be cremated and interred with his parents in Shaunavon, SK.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations can be made to the Huron Hospice (www.huronhospice.ca) who took such wonderful care of him. Or through the W. G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron St, Stratford. ON. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
You will be forever missed and never forgotten. We love you.