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Markey-Dermody Funeral Home

1774 King Street East, Hamilton, ON

OBITUARY

William "Bill" George Ferguson

September 22, 1950July 6, 2019
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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our loving husband, father and grandfather on July 6, 2019 in his 69th year.

Beloved husband to Nancy for 48 years and her bestfriend for 53 years.Cherished father to Will Ferguson (Tania) and Ryan Ferguson (Becky). Adored grandpa to Jacob, Maggie (James), Rhiannon and great-grandpa to Greyson. Predeceased by his parents Homer and Shirley Ferguson. He will be deeply missed by his granfurbabies Rogue and Bella.

Bill graduated from Mohawk College in 1971 and retired from the City of Hamilton's Traffic Department in 1999 after 29 years of service. During his time working for the city of Hamilton he was the personal chauffeur for Mayor Jack MacDonald and was the President of Union Local 167.

Special thanks to the staff at LHIN and the PSW's from Bayshore and St. Elizabeth for their kind care and compassion. As expressions of sympathy donations can be made to the Canadian Diabetes Assoc. or the Heart and Stroke Foundation in Bill's memory. Cremation has taken place. The family would like to invite friends and family to a Memorial Gathering which will be held at Markey-Dermody Funeral Home, 1774 King Street E. (at Kenilworth) on Sunday, July 14th from 2pm-5pm.

Services

  • Memorial Gathering Sunday, July 14, 2019

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Lisa Wilson

July 14, 2019

Nancy, thinking of you and your family at this very sad time.

Lisa Wilson
Xoxo

LORETTA YOUNG

July 12, 2019

Dear Nancy@ family so sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. We will miss seeing Bill@ sharing a laugh with him. Sincere condolences from Loretta@ Ferdinand. Rest In Peace Bill. You are among angels. God bless. 🙏🏻💐

Marilyn Rea (Mills)

July 11, 2019

Nancy, so very sorry for your loss, I know we have not been in touch for a number of years but still think of you occasionally. May God bless you and your family
Marilyn

Valerie Riley

July 10, 2019

So sorry to hear of the passing of Bill. John and I want to send our deepest condolences to the Ferguson family.

Valerie and John Riley

Sheryl Stewart

July 7, 2019

Rest well Bill. Prayers and love to the family at this difficult time.
Ray and Sheryl Stewart

John and Angie Heugh

July 7, 2019

Nancy, Will and Ryan, we are so sorry to hear of Bill’s passing. We have many fun and fond memories of our times together. We will keep you in our prayers.

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