It is with deep sadness that we announce Colin’s unexpected passing on Thursday, September 26, 2008 at the Kirkland & District Hospital. He is predeceased by his parents Charles and Geneva Tinney and daughter Debra as well as a very good friend and cousin Bud Post. Colin is survived by his loving wife Verna (née Conroy); beloved children Jim, Beth, Kathy, Brent, Ken, Tamara, Sandra; dear grand children Debra Ann, LeaAnn, Holly, Travis, Jared, Mykal, Ataya, Nathaniel, Austin and 4 cherished great grandchildren Kimberly, Jasmin, Aurora and Ashley. He also leaves behind his sisters Evelyn and Hazel and his brothers. Colin will be sadly missed by everyone who knew him. Family and friends may gather at the MONETTE & FRENCH FUNERAL HOME (450 Government Road West, Kirkland Lake, ON., P2N 3L1) on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.