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Obituary for Mervyn Joseph Stubbs

Stubbs, Mervyn Joseph of Corunna passed away on March 21, 2019 at Bluewater Health in Sarnia in his 77th year. Loved husband of the late Verly Jean Stubbs (Cochrane) (2015) for 28 years.

Loved step father to Norma Jean & Albert Shaw, Jackie & Leonard MacGregor, Vivian Reid & Alan Dallner, Stacey Smith, Brad & Mary Smith, Tamela Smith, and Tony Shepperd. Loved Grandfather of 13 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandson. Mervyn will be missed by his siblings Sharon & Andrew Adams and Doug & Dale Stubbs as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends. Mervyn is predeceased by his step-children Thomas Jeffrey, Robert "Cobb", Deborah and his parents Raymond & Muriel Stubbs.

Mervyn worked hard his entire life, beginning as a banker, a dispatcher, and finally sales. Never one to stop moving, Mervyn continued working into his retirement, delivering papers for the London Free Press and finally serving as a school crossing guard. Mervyn enjoyed a lighter side with time at the casinos, horse races, and bowling and throughout the years, Mervyn was a huge Sarnia Sting fan, able to name every team player whether on a current or past roster, always a loyal fan.

A memorial service for Mervyn will take place at Pinehill Cemetery, 8460 Ridge Road in Thedford on Friday April 5th at 1:30pm and a reception to follow at the Thedford Royal Canadian Legion.

Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation are appreciated in Mervyn's memory. Arrangement are entrusted to Gilpin Funeral Chapel, 123 King Street East in Forest. Please leave a memory or condolence online at