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September 21, 2019

Gordon Wesley Barger of Lucknow died at Stratford General Hospital, Sept. 21, 2019, at the age of 79. Beloved husband of Mary Lou (Collinson) for 54 years. Born in Vaughan Township, Dec. 22, 1939, he was the son of the late Catherine (Glazier) and Gordon Barger, Sr. Proud father of Doug (Heather) Barger of Lucknow. Cherished grandpa of Nathan and Shelby, both at home. Survived by his brothers and sister, and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his son, James, in infancy; sister, Joan Purdy; and sister-in-law, Jackie Collins. A Come-and-Go Celebration of Gord's life will be held Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019, from 1-4 p.m., at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 309, Lucknow. A private family service will be held. Interment, Greenhill Cemetery, Lucknow. Memorial donations to the Wingham and District Hospital Foundation or the Lucknow Firefighters Association, would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.