Bill Chown

Obituary of Bill Chown

Passed away peacefully at home, while surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, April 3, 2022 at the age of 78.

Loving husband of Dorothy and much loved father of Florence (Gary) Morris and Tammy (Mike) McPherson.  Cherished grandfather of 6 and great grandfather of 10. He will be missed by his lifelong best friend Doug, his 1 brother, 2 sisters and his many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Predeceased by his parents Fred and Roena Chown, daughter Lisa Marie Chown, grandson Mikie McPherson and great grandson Mason Morris.

Bill spent his working years at INCO, Marsh Engineering and Frasers Ship Repair.

Bill loved camping, playing darts, cards and dice. He was a proud member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #56 and loved all sports- especially the Toronto Maple Leafs and Blue Jays.  

The Chown family will receive friends at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 179 Clarence Street, Port Colborne on Tuesday, April 5, 2022 from 4- 8 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 6, 2022 in the Armstrong Chapel at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Brian Lofthouse presiding. Cremation will follow the service.

If so desired, memorial donations may be made to Help a Child Smile.




4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, April 5, 2022
Armstrong Funeral Home & Chapel
179 Clarence Street
Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada

Funeral Service

10:30 am - 11:15 am
Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Armstrong Chapel
179 Clarence Street
Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada


In keeping with his wishes, cremation will follow the funeral service.