Surrounded by his loving family, Bill passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 4th, 2018, at the Brantford General Hospital, in his 59th year. Beloved husband of Maryann Foster for over 41 years. Much loved father of Amanda (Josh) Racette and Jacklynn (Bobby) Foster-Clarkson. Loving grandpa of Joshua, Noah, Collin and Jaze. Dear brother of Marilyn, Ted, Beverly, Brenda, Wendy, Donna, Ken and the late Ron. He will also be dearly missed by many other family members and friends. Bill coached church hockey and his daughters soccer teams, he was a hunting enthusiast and had a great joy of all life had to offer. Special thanks to the Palliative Care staff of the Brantford General Hospital and to all the families that have supported us through this difficult time. At Bill's request cremation has already taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, March 10th, 2018, from 2-4 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 90, 21 Oak street, Brantford Ontario. Arrangements have been entrusted to the BECKETT- GLAVES FAMILY FUNERAL CENTRE, 88 Brant Avenue, 519-752-4331. Donations in lieu of flowers to the Arnold Anderson Sports Foundation - Hockey would be greatly appreciated.