Peacefully, on May 15, 2019 John E. Payne in his 84th year. Loving husband of Mary (Paterson). Father of Tim (Carlene), Ellen (Rick) and Rick. Grandfather of Jaymee (Jacob), Jolissa, Jessica (Ryan), Garret, Craig, Matthew, Scott and Nathan. Great-grandfather of Jaxson, Jordyn, Jason, Jaelynn, Madeleine and Hannah. Friends are invited to visit Denning's of Rodney on Saturday, May 18th, 2019 from 1-2 p.m. where a funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at McLean Cemetery. Share a memory at www.westelginfuneralhome.com (519) 785-0810.