A resident of Chatham, and formerly of Amherstburg, Tony Courneyea passed away at the London Health Sciences Centre - Victoria Hospital on Monday, November 23, 2020 at the age of 79.
Born in Kingston, Tony was the son of the late John and Clara (Whalen) Courneyea.
Beloved husband to Luella "Lou" (nee Card).
Loving father of Tracey Courneyea.
Loving Grandpa to Helena Courneyea.
Brother to Theresa Courneyea, Sheilah Jacquith, Patrick Courneyea and Clara Desjardins (late Jack)
Brother-in-law to Mary Courneyea.
Predeceased by his brother Maurice Courneyea.
Dearly missed by his furry friend, Nusi.
Also missed by nieces, nephews, friends and extended family.
Tony was hired by Chrysler in 1962, where he worked until his retirement. He loved playing Cribbage and Pepper at the Active Lifestyle Centre with his friends and hunting up North with his brother Maurice. Tony enjoyed life and music.
A Celebration of Tony's Life will be held at a later date.
Donations made in memory of Tony to the London Health Sciences Foundation would be appreciated.
Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com
McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, 519-351-2040