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Michael Swirklis

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Michael Alexander Swirklis of R.R. #2 Holyrood, passed away after a ten year battle with cancer on Thursday, February 4, 2021 in his 63rd year.

Beloved husband of Cheryl (Metcalf). Loving father of Marcy of Hanover and Max at home. Cherished son of Dianne Prudum of Seaforth and brother of Richard, Natalie, and Katrina. Mike will be missed by his mother-in-law Phyllis Metcalf and brother-in-law Eric Metcalf (Candice Zister), all of R.R. #2 Cargill. He was predeceased by his father Henry Swirklis.

Private family service will be held with inurnment to follow in Purdy Cemetery, Greenock Township.

Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Community Living Walkerton and District would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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Janice Schierz
February 17, 2021

Dear Cheryl & Family,
Please accept my sincere condolences. I am thinking of you all. I hope good memories will help bring comfort during this difficult time.
Janice (Needham)

Mary and Sharon Teeple
February 11, 2021

Cheryl, Marcy, Max, Phyllis, Eric and Candice, So very sorry to hear of Mike’s passing. May you remember ALL the good times over the years and may they bring comfort and peace to you.
We are thinking of you all. ~ Mary and Sharon Teeple ~

Joyce Black
February 11, 2021

Cheryl and family – Sincere sympathy in the passing of your husband. Thinking of you in the days and months ahead. Take care. Sincerely, Joyce (Aunt Ruby’s daughter).

Marlene Webb
February 10, 2021

Cheryl, Marcy and Max. Thinking of you at this very sad time.

Dave & Mary Ellen Teeple
February 10, 2021

Cheryl, so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Brad & Janice Chalmers
February 10, 2021

So very sorry for your loss, Cheryl, Marcy & Max
Janice & Brad

Bill & Gayle MacKay
February 9, 2021

Cheryl and family,
So sorry to hear of Mike’s passing. Sending our sincere condolences to you all.

Don Johnston
February 9, 2021

Cheryl, my thoughts are with you and your family at the loss of Mike. I know you’ll be strong even at this difficult time.

Mike and Kathy Dowe
February 9, 2021

Cheryl, Marcy and Max, We are so sorry to hear about Mike’s passing. Cherish all your beautiful memories of him. You are in our thoughts xo

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