(Retired Supervisor BASF, Arnprior)
With heavy hearts and profound sadness, the Lairar and Kargus families inform you that Bill passed away suddenly but peacefully at home following his morning walk on Wednesday morning, October 20, 2021; William Joseph “Bill” Lairar of Arnprior was 79. Beloved husband for over 27 years of Liz Kargus. Dearly loved and doting father of Shelly (Clint Pettigrew) and respected and adored stepfather of Bonnie James (Steven), Shirley Carron, Tina Cram (Ian) and Lisa Ethier (Ron). Cherished and proud Pop and Gramps of Liam, Jessica, Emma, Grace, Brittany, Aidan, Ally, Zach, Cole, Lily, Sam and Jack. Dear brother of Ellen French (Bill) and Don Lairar (Donna). Predeceased by his parents, Joe and Hilda (nee Johnson) Lairar formerly of Cobden. Bill was also predeceased by a sister, Ann Stone (late Ken). Fondly remembered by several cousins, nieces, nephews and so many great friends. Bill’s final care has been entrusted to the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior where friends are invited to pay their respects on Friday, October 22 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. A private family tribute to honour Bill’s life will be webcast live from the Pilon Family Chapel on Saturday morning, October 23rd at 11 o’clock. Interment Malloch Road Cemetery, Arnprior. In memory of Bill, please consider a donation to the Arnprior Regional Health Foundation.
A link to the live webcast is available just below the "Donations" tab on the left of this page. For those using cellular devices or tablets, please use the arrow next to the "Obituary" tab above to access the live webcast link. A recording of the service will also be uploaded and available after the service.