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PICKERING, John Murray


Died suddenly on Monday December 7, 2020 at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie at the age of 67.  Murray of Sunnidale, beloved husband of the late Ann (nee Mikkelsen).  Loving father of Kristina (Richard Hutchinson) and Cindy Pickering (Ryan Born).  Cherished grandfather of Trevor, Camron, Matthew and Mason.  Dear brother of the late Larry, Paul (Mary), Don (Sandy) and Wayne (Marg), Brother-in-law of Bob Mikkelsen and the late Rena Pickering.  Murray will also be missed by his numerous nieces and nephews and his friends.   Murray was a fun loving man who enjoyed a good joke, time in the outdoors and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.  He will be missed.  Family and friends will gather at the Ebenezer Cemetery, 4250 Concession 12, Stayner on Saturday December 12, 2020 at 1 o’clock for a Graveside Service.  If desired, a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Royal Victoria Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by his family.