Condolences ~ John Lewis (Lew) Puddicombe

It is with deepest sympathies that we advise you of the passing of John Lewis (Lew) Puddicombe on July 14th in his 94th year.

Lew was a lifelong resident of Winona, and was a graduate of Guelph University (1947) studying Horticulture. After the passing of his father in 1951, Lew with his wife Bobbe by his side, continued farming until their retirement.

Lew was actively involved in various farm related organizations, and was a Grape Growers of Ontario Board Director from 1972-1978, and a Committee member from 1972-1983. He was a Director for many years of the Ontario Tender Fruit Producers Marketing Board, Ontario Federation of Agriculture and the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers' Association.

Lew was also the past President of the Grimsby Curling Club (1964-1965), Chairman of the Group Committee for the Winona Boy Scouts and a member of the St. John’s Anglican Church in Winona.

Friends will be received at the Donald V. Brown Funeral Home, Stoney Creek on Thursday, July 20, 2017 from 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, July 21, 2017 at St. John’s Anglican Church, 1285 Hwy #8, Winona at 10:30 a.m. The interment to follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. John’s Anglican Church, Winona or the charity of your choice.