William G. Hutchinson of Alliston, formerly of Caledon East and Bolton, passed away peacefully at the family cottage in Port Severn on Friday, November 24th, 2023. Bill was born on February 21st, 1936 in Toronto. He grew up on the family farm in Caledon East. He married the love of his life, Colleen Kidd in 1955. Bill and Colleen built their first home on the 2nd Line of Albion and later planted apple trees to begin Albion Orchards where they raised their three children: Stephanie, Lisa, and Bill. They spent more than 22 years running Albion Orchards, before retiring to Bolton, then Alliston. Bill was an active member of the community. He was a dedicated, loving father and grandfather to each of his children and grandchildren. Bill loved being with family, summers at the cottage, traveling, curling, golfing, charitable works, and the company of friends. He will be remembered for his kindness, patience, generosity, and work ethic. Bill was the beloved husband of Colleen (deceased 2019), devoted father of Stephanie, Lisa (Roger), and Bill (Jasna) and grandfather of Christopher, Bradie, Kate (Geoff), Thomas, Adam (Felicia), Claire (Joakim), and Sarah (Adam).
The family will receive their friends at the Egan Funeral Home, 203 Queen Street S. (Hwy 50), Bolton (905-857-2213) on Tuesday, December 5th from 12 o’clock until time of funeral service in the chapel at one o’clock.
Following a reception at the funeral home, interment will take place in Providence Cemetery, Innis Lake Road, Caledon.
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If desired, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Bridging With Support Foundation, 2N-206 Picton Main Street, Picton K0K 2T0 (bwsfoundation.ca/donation).
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