HENDERSON, Walter - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Walter Henderson on Saturday, July 31, 2021.
Beloved husband and best friend to his wife Elizabeth Henderson for 20 years.
Loving father to Debra Grech (Tony); Nicholas Henderson. Predeceased by his son David Henderson.
Loving stepfather to Corinne Teal (Chris) and Ryan Teal (Lucie).
He will be sadly missed by his grandchildren, Aaron and Matthew Grech, Nicholas Henderson; Jakob Kramer, Adrianna Teal and Nathan McNeil. Great-grandchildren include Marcel Grech, Landon and Lennox Kramer.
He will be missed by all other family members and friends. He was a caring friend to many, young and old.
He was appreciated for his candor, generosity, and kindness. He loved to travel around the world to visit new places.
In 1996, he moved back to his favorite place Bala, Ontario where he ran and operated the Bala General Store for 14 years with his wife. When he sold the store, he worked part time for a lawyer in Bracebridge and later worked part time for a hardware store in Bala.
Thank you to the staff at Hunstville Memorial Hospital ICU for your compassion and for taking good care of him.
Visitation will take place on August 6, 2021, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Cavill-Turner Funeral Home in Gravenhurst. Funeral services will be held on August 7, 2021, at 2 p.m. Cremation will take place on a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.