Player - John Frederick "Jack" of Fingal passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin
General Hospital on Sunday, March 4th, 2018, at the age of 76 years.
Beloved husband of Rosemary (Lidster) Player and dearly loved father of Mary Ellen
McDermid (Robert), Tammy McGregor (Jeremy McKenzie) and Craig Player (Melissa).
Dearly loved brother of Lil Fleming. Survived by loving mother-in-law Ruth(Lethbridge)
Lidster. Remembered by several grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was predeceased by his sisters, Agnes and Colleen.
Jack was born in St. Thomas on July 6th, 1941, son of the late Colin and Rovena
(Sharkey) Player. He worked for the Township of Southwold until retirement.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, St. Thomas where funeral services
will he held on Friday, March 9th at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow with interment
of ashes in Fingal Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home
on Thursday, March 8th from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Memorial donations may be made
to the St. Thomas-Elgin V.O.N. or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.