Cotts, William Orville

Deceased: Jan 12, 2015

Funeral Date: Jan 16, 2015

Legion Hall 1-3 pm

Cotts, William Robert Orville. It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. Surrounded by his loving family on Monday January 12, 2015 at the Haldimand War Memorial Hospital, Dunnville in his 81st year.Orville Cotts beloved husband to Pat Cotts for 59 years. Proud and devoted father to Lorena Clark (Tim), Heather Kienitz (Bert), and Darla Nelson (Gord). Adored Grandpa to Trish Reid (Barry), Tara Behnke (Steve), Stephen Nelson, step grandpa to Josh, Lisa DaCosta (Steve), Leanne Keller (Scott), Mike Kienitz (Katie), Shilo and Kayla Nelson. Loved Great Grandpa to Hailey, Gage, Alyssa, Tyler, Nathan, Maya, Nate, Lily, and Macy. Special Great Grandpa to Nolan, Parker, and Landon. Also left to mourn his passing are his stepfather Hank O’Bester, brother-in-law John Spurn, brother Winn Cotts (Georgie), sister Jane Johnston (Doug). Predeceased by his mother Grace O’Bester, father Robert Cotts, and sister Ina Mae Spurn. Lovingly remembered by his nieces, nephews and their families.

Orville was an active member of the Dunnville Optimist Club and Royal Canadian Legion Branch 142. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to RCL Br. 142 Poppy Fund or Dunnville Optimist Club would be appreciated by the family. Private cremation arrangements JW Hart Funeral Home (905)774-6335. Celebration of Life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Upper Hall, Dunnville on Friday January 16, 2015 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Online condolences