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1106 Yonge Street South
Box 69
Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0
Phone: 519-881-1273
Fax: 519-881-3382
William Poechman

Bill Poechman

Friday, October 4th, 1940 - Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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William "Bill" Clare Poechman, of Walkerton passed away on Tuesday, May 21st, 2019 at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Walkerton at age 78.

Loving father of Cheryl (Kevin) Kieffer of Mount Forest, Marcia (Carl) McCaskell of Ancaster and Trevor (Lisa) of Bowmanville. Cherished grandfather of Jake, Evan, Alex, Dan, Bethany, Claire, Devin, Isaac, Jocelyn, Josh and Jenna. Dear brother of Bob (Pat) of Owen Sound, Laurie O’Toole of Kitchener, Phyllis Poechman of Grimsby, Clare (Jackie) of Walkerton, Rosemary (Robert) Gardner of Toronto and Audrey (Ron) Moroso of Puslinch and brother-in-law of Rosemary Poechman of Kitchener, Ute Poechman of Hanover and Jim Harrison of Wasaga Beach. He will be missed by his special friend Barb Vyhnal of Walkerton as well as many nieces and nephews.

Bill was predeceased by his wife Maxine (nee Mullen); sisters Paula Shock and Joanne Harrison; brothers Bern Poechman and Ron Poechman; brother-in-law Pat O’Toole and parents Clarence and Marie (nee Zettler) Poechman.

Bill's family will receive relatives and friends from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm and from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm on Friday, May 24th, 2019 at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton (1106 Yonge St. S), Parish Prayers will be held at 4:00 p.m. followed by Knights of Columbus Rosary at 8:45 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, May 25th, 2019 at 11:00 am at Sacred Heart Church, Walkerton (221 Victoria Street). Rev. Les Szczygiel officiating.

Interment in Calvary Cemetery, Walkerton.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to Residential Hospice of Grey Bruce - South Hospice would be appreciated by the family. Cards available at the funeral home.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, May 24th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Friday, May 24th, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Cameron Funeral Home
    1106 Yonge Street South
    Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Casual visitation - Parish Prayers will be held at 4:00 p.m.
  • Second Visitation

    Friday, May 24th, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Friday, May 24th, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Cameron Funeral Home
    1106 Yonge Street South
    Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Casual visitation - Knights of Columbus Rosary will be held at 8:45 p.m.
  • Service

    Sacred Heart Church, Walkerton
    221 Victoria Street
    Walkerton, Ontario N0G 2V0
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    Fr. Les Szczygiel
  • Interment

    Saturday, May 25th, 2019 |
    Saturday, May 25th, 2019
    Calvary Cemetery, Walkerton
    1446 Highway 9
    Walkerton, Ontario N0G 2V0
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  • Reception

    Saturday, May 25th, 2019 | 12:30pm
    Saturday, May 25th, 2019 12:30pm
    Walkerton Knights of Columbus Hall
    Highway 9
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Donations are being accepted for: Residential Hospice of Grey-Bruce Inc..


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Mike, Jen, Natalie & Abbey Kuhl

Posted at 10:14am
Honouring our sweet Uncle Bill and his gentle kindness, crooked grin and the twinkle in his eyes.
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Rosemary Beange

Posted at 07:41pm
Our sincere condolence to all the Poechman family and Barb,
Enjoyed our lunches in Walkerton with Bill, Barb family and friends.
Bill was such a quiet and kind gentleman. Cherish your memories.
Allan & Rosemary Beange ( Oberle)

Vanessa, Jackson and Claire

Posted at 05:44pm
Our thoughts and prayers go to Bill's Family and also Barb Vyhnal and Family. Bill was such a kind and caring gentleman. We would like to plant a tree in his honour.
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Shirley Young

Posted at 03:29pm
Dear Kevin,Cheryl & family.we were so sorry to hear about Bills passing.our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very sad time. Bill was certainly a wonderful,very friendly ,and a for sure family soft spoken man.we always enjoyed our visits with him at your place on those special occasions. Sending our deepest sympathy to you all at this time.Wayne and Shirley Young.

John and AnnMarie

Posted at 11:42pm
We are so sorry about your loss. A father's love is something extraordinary. May your memories bring you comfort during this challenging time.
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