Passed away peacefully to be with his Lord and Saviour at St. Mary's General Hospital on June 18, 2017. He was born in Beverly Township on October 29, 1935. Beloved husband of Hilda (nee Dijkema) for 60 years. Dear father of Paul (Judy) and Mark (Sherie). Cherished Opa to Colton, Lauren, Tess, Sam, and Alex. Together again with his eldest grandson Blake (predeceased May 23, 2010). Predeceased by his parents Clifford and Beatrice (nee Easter) Hood and sister June O'Connor. Dear brother to John and Robin. Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews and friends. Owner operator of Hammond Plumbing and Heating Inc. for 60 years. Visitation will be held Tuesday June 20th, 2017 from 2 - 4 pm and 7 - 9 pm at Forward Church 455 Myers Road Cambridge, Ontario. Funeral will be held the following morning on Wednesday June 21st, 2017 at 11am at the church. In memory of Samuel, donations to the Cambridge Christian School or OMF International would be appreciated. Arrangements under the direction of Corbett Funeral Home, 95 Dundas Street N., Cambridge.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017