Donald Beer

Obituary of Donald Seth Gordon Beer




Peacefully, at Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Saturday, July 30th, 2022.  Donald Seth Gordon Beer of West Lorne at the age of 76.  Don was well known member of the West Elgin community and worked at EMCO in London for over 30 years.  He was an avid hunter, spending countless hours in the bush with his buddy Fred Frank and his son-in-law Austin Hayward.  He loved spending time with his family, whether it was around the dinner table or playing darts.


Lovingly remembered by his wife Jo-Anne (Humphries), his daughters, Donna Paton (Jim) of Lucan and Catherine Hayward of West Lorne and his grandchildren; Anita Paton, Adam Paton, Caryssa, Selaena and Clark.


Survived by his siblings; Tom, Jim, John, Ken, Gary, Nancy and Rosemary.


Predeceased by his grandson, Andrew Paton, siblings; Wally, Joyce and Jeannie, his son-in-law Austin Hayward and his parents William and Marjorie Beer.


A graveside memorial service will take place at Evergreen Cemetery in West Lorne on Sunday October 23, 2022 at 1 pm.


If desired, memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society or the West Elgin Daffodil Society would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.  Share a memory at

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