Ken passed away peacefully at St. Joseph Health Centre. Born on September 21, 1929 in Albion Township to his parents, Earl and Helen Spinks, Ken is survived by his sister Beth.
He was married for 58 years to the love of his life, Dorothy Spinks (nee Morrison) deceased, and is survived by his children; Darrell (Anne) Spinks and Lynne (Jerry) McDougall and his grandchildren Laura, Adam, Rae.
He spent his career, memorably working for Lennox Industries, beginning on the manufacturing floor and working his way up to Vice-President Manufacturing for Canada. During his career Ken served in executive positions on numerous manufacturing, HVAC and gas industry associations.
Ken enjoyed spending time with his family at their Muskoka cottage and travelling extensively with his wife Dorothy, including wintering in Fort Lauderdale during retirement. During that time he also enjoyed friendships forged on the golf course at Weston Golf Club.
Ken will be remembered for his engaging personality, wry sense of humour and candid nature.
He will live on in the hearts and minds of many people whose lives he touched.
The family will receive their friends at the Egan Funeral Home, 203 Queen Street S. (Hwy. 50), Bolton (905-857-2213) on Friday, November 17 from one o’clock until time of memorial service in the chapel at 2:30 p.m.
Charitable donations to charities of choice are preferred.
Condolences for the family may be offered at www.EganFuneralHome.com