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Laurie A. Silk

September 1, 1927 ~ September 14, 2022 (age 95)


In loving memory of

Mr. Laurie A. Silk

September 1, 1927 – September 14, 2022

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at the Rosedale Centre in Matheson on Wednesday September 14, 2022 at the age of 95. He was the beloved husband of the late Valerie Silk (McBride) and the son of the late William and late Verna Silk (nee Laughlin).

He will be sadly missed by his children Barry (late Debbie) Silk and Dennis (Janice) Silk, his grandchildren Jamie (Tom), Keri (Roger), Ashley (Joshua), Carlie (Brian) and Brody (Breanne), his great-grandchildren Landen, Brooke, Ashton, Aiden, Morgan, Riley, Navy and Harbor. He was the brother of late Lotti Burke, late Murray Silk, late George Silk and late Wilfred Silk, Aulden Silk and Donna (Bob) Balkwill and brother-in-law of Willis (late Evelyn) McBride, Dorien (late Bud) Pattison and Russell (Pearl) McBride. He also leaves behind nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Relatives and friends are welcome to visit on Saturday September 17, 2022 from 10 am at St-Andrew’s United Church in Matheson and funeral service to follow at 11 am. Reception in the Church Hall following the graveside service. He will be laid to rest at the Hillcrest Cemetery with his wife Valerie.

If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Rosedale Center and would be appreciated by the family. If you wish to send online condolences to his family, to share your memories or picture of Laurie, visit www.irvineandirvinefuneralhome.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to

Irvine & Irvine funeral home & Northern Crematorium.

For information: 705-232-4006



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September 17, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St - Andrew s United Church (Matheson)

Funeral Service
September 17, 2022

11:00 AM
St - Andrew s United Church (Matheson)


Rosedale Centre
507 Eighth Ave, Matheson ON P0K 1N0

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