John James Bayly

12 July , 194219 February , 2019

John James Bayly died peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Feb 19, 2019 at 76 years of age. Beloved husband of 56 years to his love, Patricia (The Dove) and cherished father of Stephen (Diann), Julie (Clem), Ann (Jeremy) and Christina. Adored grandfather to Daniel and Violet. He will be sadly missed by his siblings Maureen (Jim), Dave (Yvonne), Ken (Mel), Tim (Trudy), Kelly and his nieces and nephews. John had a successful career with Bell Canada. He enjoyed a lengthy retirement which afforded him the opportunity to indulge in his favourite past times of gardening, reading, writing and genealogy. The family welcomes memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society. A celebration of life and reception will be held on March 9, 2019 from 1-4 pm at the Sarnia Riding Club. Arrangements entrusted to the Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Centre 519-254-3223. Please join us in remembering John by visiting his memorial at


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Gary Jacobs

23 February 2019

I worked with John at Bell Canada for many years & he was a very wonderful friend.My wife before she passed away 3 years ago & I enjoyed playing cards on the farm while our children were growing up together.Thinking of the family in this time of loss & grief.

Lisa Pieta

21 February 2019

Dear Ann , Jeremy, Violet
Sending you our love and warm hugs as you remember your dear dad and grandpa....may the love and many memories you cherish in your heart bring you comfort during this time of loss...we love you so much
Xo ❤️Love Lisa, Rob and William