It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of William Robert Joseph Barker on January 16th 2019 with family by his side. Bill passed away peacefully at the Kirkland & District Hospital.
Predeceased by his father Gordon Barker and his mother Georgianne Barker. Bill will lovingly be remembered by his daughters Sherry Barker, Kim Bourgeois (Nelson) and wife Joyce Barker; his siblings Doug Barker, Rick Barker (Laura), Darlene Graham (Mark) and Jamie Barker (Cheryl). Bill will also be greatly missed by his grandaughter Makennah Barker who loved her Papa very much, as well as several nieces and nephews.
The family will welcome friends to a celebration of life at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 293 (31 Market St, Larder Lake) on Saturday, January 26th, 2019 at 3 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Bill’s memory may be made to Teck Pioneer Residence (145 A Government Road East, Kirkland Lake, P2N 3P4).