Bom-Wrapper

Orval ANDERSON

Orval William ANDERSON

1933 - 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Orval ANDERSON, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Orval ANDERSON

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Orval's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Orval's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Anderson: Orval William (July 18, 1933 – January 27, 2020)
Peacefully passed away at Woodingford Lodge, Ingersoll on Monday January 27, 2020.
Pre-deceased by his wife, and love of his life Joyce Anderson (Johnson), March 25, 2000, and son Barry Anderson, November 2nd, 2009. His mother Dora Anderson (1966), Father William Anderson (1948), Father-in-law William Johnson (1980), & Mother-in-law Lila Johnson (1997).
Survived by Brad Anderson (Linda), Brian Anderson (Jennifer) and Darby Anderson (Ed).
Grandchildren: Tyler (Brianne), Rebecca (Klaas), Morgan (Kari), Matt (Amy),
Kristin, Olivia, Delaney, Emma, Paisley, Abigail & Jenny (Jason), and 10 Great Grandchildren.

Born and raised on a small family farm in South West Oxford, until the untimely passing of his father, he and his mother Dora moved to a large house in Beachville where Dora opened a boarding house.
Married the love of his life, Joyce Johnson on October 12, 1957. They built a home in Foldens, where they raised their four children, and attended the Foldens United Church. Orval coached several baseball teams, where all four of his children played on teams growing up.

Apprenticed at McNabs as an automotive mechanic, moved onto Canada Cement (Lafarge) in 1956 as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic, where he retired in 1990.
He and mom travelled around North America in their fifth wheel, enjoying retirement until mom’s sudden passing in 2000. To his grandchildren he was affectionately known as “Papa”. He spent many Sunday afternoons hooking up the wagon to the riding lawn mower and giving the grandchildren rides, and more rides, followed by candy.

Dedicated, supportive, loving father. In recent years he had developed dementia, and although his memories began to fade, his humour and wit were always present. Words cannot adequately express how much he will be missed, but we find peace in knowing that he has joined his lovely bride for eternity.

Thank you, Doctor Mayberry, Doctor Blake, and Staff at Oxford Manor, Woodingford Lodge and Care Partners.
Friends will be received at the McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home, 246 Thames Street South, Ingersoll, Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday February 1, 2020 at 11 a.m. Spring interment will be at Harris Street Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society or Foldens United Church (cheques accepted) would be appreciated.

Personal condolences may be sent at www.mcbeathdynes.ca
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Orval William ANDERSON, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Orval

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, January 31, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Friday, January 31, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home
    Address
    246 Thames Street South
    Ingersoll, Ontario
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, February 1, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, February 1, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home
    Address
    246 Thames Street South
    Ingersoll, Ontario
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Cordell Parsons
  • Interment

    Saturday, February 1, 2020 |
    When
    Saturday, February 1, 2020
    Location
    Harris Street Cemetery
    Address
    Address Not Available
    Ingersoll, Ontario
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Orval here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Karen, Pat and family and Rox & Dan Dayringer, Robin Woodworth, Jim & Diane sent flowers to the family of Orval William ANDERSON.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
KF

Karen, Pat and family

Posted at 04:18pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you
Flower Image

Karen, Pat and family purchased flowers for the family of Orval ANDERSON. Send Flowers

DO

Darlene O'Neill

Posted at 04:06pm
With love and hugs,
Tree Image
A memorial tree was planted in the memory of Orval ANDERSON — Plant a Tree Now
DO

Darlene O'Neill

Posted at 04:01pm
Darby and family
I am so saddened by your loss. May your dad rest easy in the arms of your mom and the angels xoxo
Love Darlene
HS

Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Posted at 02:24pm
Sorry for your loss. Sending our deepest and most heartfelt condolences during this difficult time. Love Chris, Tash, Colton, Kaylee, & Johnathan xo
Flower Image

Flowers were purchased for the family of Orval ANDERSON. Send Flowers

PV

Pam vankekem

Posted at 11:44am
So sorry for your loss, he was so good and kind to our mother, our prayers and thoughts are with you at this difficult time,
Love from the Swartz family
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: