Laurence “Larry” Gavin Stephens
August 24, 1943 - February 15, 2021
Larry passed away peacefully with his children by his side on Monday, February 15, 2021, in his 78th year.
Beloved father of Deborah Stephens (Jason Simkin), Laurence Stephens (Jennifer Stirling),
Kyla Stephens (Rob Petitti),
Jeremiah Stephens (predeceased),
Ashlee Stephens (Mathew Harmer)
and Jordan Stephens (Larissa Alston).
He will be sadly missed by his siblings
Nona (Gordon predeceased) Ray,
Guelda (Nick) Kalenuik (predeceased),
Maxine (Donald predeceased) Howson,
Charmaine (Tony predeceased) Vander Eyken, Rudy,
Vicki (Douglas predeceased) Kennedy,
Tom (Maryanna predeceased) Stephens,
John (Aline) Stephens, Allen Stephens,
Paul (Laurel) Stephens, Kimberly (Lewis) Jewel,
Philip (Pamela) Stephens and Martin Stephens.
Proud grampa to many grandchildren.
Family and friends will gather
at Island Funeral Home
on Thursday, February 18, 2021 from 6-9pm
and Friday, February 19, 2021 from 11am-2pm.
To arrange a visitation time
please call Ashlee at (705) 507-6427.
will be held at 2pm
with elder Dawn Dawson officiating.
All COVID-19 precautions must be followed.
Flowers may be ordered from E’s Flowers (705) 603-0715
Donations may be made in Laurence’s honour to
the Manitoulin Centennial Manor Tree of Lights.
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