Obituary of Archie Lahay
Lahay, Archibald Louis ‘Archie’
Passed away peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Friday August 16th 2019 in his 86th year. Archie was a lifelong resident of Orillia and is predeceased by his parents Della and Archibald Lahay. Beloved husband of Irene (nee Jelley) for 67 years. Loving father of Murray Lahay and Debra Gammon (Lyle). Proud Grandpoppy of Jenna Beard (Josh), Megan Gammon (Mat Dykstra); Great Grandpoppy of Rylan, Kayla, Aria, and Olivia. Dear brother of Marion Dupuis-predeceased, Larry LaHay-predeceased (Jane), Joe LaHay-predeceased (Cathy), Bill LaHay-predeceased (Marg), Geraldine Winchester (Bill), Shirley Gowanlock (Alec), Dorothy LaHay, Monty LaHay (Judy), Paul LaHay, Linda Groves (Don Haney), Brenda Livingston (Bruce) and Ray LaHay (April).
Dear brother in-law of Ken Jelley (late Mae Readman). Archie will be dearly missed by his many nieces, nephews, family and friends. A Celebration of Archie’s Life will be held at the Simcoe Funeral Home, 38 James St. E Orillia on Sunday August 25th, 2019 from 1:00 -3:00 p.m. As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Messages of condolence are welcomed at www.simcoefuneralhome.ca.