John Hatcher

Obituary of John Frederick Hatcher

Hatcher, John Frederick Passed away peacefully at his home in Orillia with family by his side on Sunday January 23rd, 2022, in his 88th year. John was born in England and is predeceased by his parents Frederick and Ruby Hatcher. Beloved husband of Margaret Hatcher (nee Elliott), for 65 years. Loving father of John Hatcher (Caroline), Barbara Elford (Tim), Miles Hatcher (Brenda). Proud grandfather of Christopher, Kimberly, Sheila, Laura, Ashley, Jarrett, Veronica; great grandfather of Elizabeth, Emilia, Matteo. Dear brother of Mary Kennett (predeceased). John will be lovingly remembered and dearly missed by his nieces, nephews, family and friends. In keeping with John’s wishes cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later time, when friends and family can safely gather. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Sharing Place or to the Canadian Cancer Society (Prostate Cancer Research) through the Simcoe Funeral Home, 38 James St. E. Orillia (705) 327-0221. Messages of condolence are welcomed