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February 2, 2021

Maurice “Mike" Alexander Pinkerton of Inverhuron, died peacefully, at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Kincardine, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, in his 90th year. Beloved spouse of Carmel Pinkerton. Cherished by his children, Jamie Pinkerton of Tiverton, and Lee-Anne (Rick) Lehman of Tiverton; and son-in-law, Terry Hyde of Wasaga Beach. Fondly remembered by his stepchildren, Joanne (Laura), Sheila (Jack), Maureen (J.C.) and Tracy (Chris). Dear grandpa of Jon (Shelly) Martel, Jason Martel, Trisha Pinkerton, Ashley Hyde, Dan (Maria) Hyde, Anna (Alex) Petylarsky and David Lehman (Nataliya Rudzish). Missed by five step-grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and his niece and nephews. Dearly missed by his sister, Marjorie Westwood. Predeceased by his parents, Annie and Alex Pinkerton; his first wife, Shirley Pinkerton (1996); his daughter, Carol Hyde (2004); and his brother, John Pinkerton (2019). Mike was a very treasured member of the farming community around Tiverton and Glammis. He was a kind man with a wonderful sense of humour. He will be missed greatly by his many friends and neighbours. Due to provincial restrictions, a private family memorial service will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine. Memorial donations to the Kincardine and Community Health Care Foundation or Knox Presbyterian Church, Tiverton, would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Spring interment, Tiverton Cemetery.