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Ross Franklin Birtch

August 17, 1953 ~ December 23, 2019 (age 66)

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BIRTCH, ROSS Sr.- Passed away at Woodstock Hospital on Monday, December 23rd, 2019 in his 67th year. Beloved partner to Laurie Gagnon. Loving father of Ross “Manly” Jr.  (Jenna) and loving grandfather of Mason and Bailey. Dear brother to Jean (Al) Smart and Mark (Karen) Birtch.  Cherished son of Marjorie and the late Frank Birtch (2009). Predeceased by his sister Marilyn Oosterveld (2015). Ross will be lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and extended family. Ross loved the outdoors, where he enjoyed fishing, camping, and spending time with his family. Friends and relatives are invited to join the family for a memorial service at Brock and Visser Funeral Home, 845 Devonshire Ave., Woodstock (519-539-0004), on Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 at 2:00 pm. If desired, memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated. Expressions of love and sympathy may be made online at

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Memorial Service
January 2, 2020

2:00 PM
Brock and Visser Funeral Home
845 Devonshire Avenue
Woodstock, ON N4S 8Z4

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