Stanley Gowan

22-Dec-1925 - 18-Mar-2021

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Stanley Gowan


Gowan, Stanley, passed away peacefully at Hillcrest Village Care Centre in Midland on Thursday March 18, 2021 in his 96th year. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy Gowan. Loving father to Glenn & Nellie (Strayer) Gowan. He will be fondly remembered by his brother Norman Gowan (Yvonne) and his nieces and nephews in Northern Ireland. Stanley was born in Northern Ireland in 1925 and came to Canada as a young man, where he met the love of his life, Dorothy Carruthers. They lived in Toronto and moved to Midland in 1994. Stanley was a long time member of the Midland Curling Club "Seniors" group, having the honour of being the skip of his team. He enjoyed volunteering at Community Living Huronia and was an active member of the Fellowship Group at St. Paul's United Church in Midland. Cremation has taken place and a graveside service will be held at Lakeview Cemetery in the spring. If desired, memorial donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the Nicholls Funeral Home.

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