Alvin (Shadow) THORNTON

1944 - 2019
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Alvin Leroy Thornton (Shadow) - of Ingersoll passed away peacefully with family by his side on Wednesday October 2, 2019 at the age of 75.

Loving father of Jason Thornton (Jessica), Melissa Thornton (Allan), and Amanda Thornton (Brandon). Grandfather to 17 grandchildren and 1 on the way. Loved by his siblings Elaine Hall, Lillian Playford and Ken Thornton (Iris). Predeceased by his parents Austin and Sarah Thornton. Alvin was a hard worker his entire life committing over 35 years as a heavy equipment operator.

After retirement he maintained a routine in which family and friends could look forward to regular visits. Alvin will be missed dearly by all those around him.
A Celebration of Life will be held for family and friends later. Arrangements entrusted to McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home (519-425-1600)
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  • Interment

    Thursday, October 3, 2019 |
    Thursday, October 3, 2019
    Ingersoll Rural Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Ingersoll, Ontario
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Posted at 12:36pm
he was an awesome man he showed lots of love to all and had a big heart but the most memories are in our hearts we all will miss him so much i love you grandpa love your grandson , lucas

Kathy Lyttle

Posted at 05:26pm
I am so sorry to hear of Alvin's death... he was a good friend, and will be missed by many. The hours spent hanging in the garage, the discussions..... my condolences to all.

Evanne Ketchabaw

Posted at 09:47am
Jason, Melissa and Amanda, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Father. My sympathy to all. Evanne Ketchabaw

Sylvia Rickard

Posted at 08:43am
So sorry for your loss.

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