It is with great sadness that the family of William Carl Farley announce his passing at the Lennox and Addington County General Hospital on Monday, May 23, 2022, in his 94th year. Beloved husband of Myrtle (nee Carroll), married July 4, 1951. Dear and loving father of Wayne Farley (Annette Howes), Yvonne Govan (Bob), Elaine Farley (Ray Bower) and Darlene Andress (Ron). Sadly missed by his grandchildren Melanie Kirkby (Ryan), Stephanie Govan, Josh Andress (Jessica), Greg Farley (Amber Rusaw) and Brandon Andress, and by his great grandchildren Tyson, Kennedy, Owen and Kailey. Also missed by his step grandchildren Sean, Robyn, Lauri and Nicole. Survived by his brothers Donald (Marilyn) and Larry (Erin). Predeceased by his daughter-in-law Sharon Farley, grandson Ryan, sisters Noreen Bell (late Jake) and Laura Hardy (late Earl). Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews and their families.
A long time resident of Bath, Carl was born in Belleville on June 26, 1928. Son of the late Harry and Grace (nee Brickman) Farley. Carl was a proud 3rd generation family member to work at Canadian Canners in Prince Edward County. He loved sports, especially baseball and bowling. His hobbies included gardening, word search, jigsaw puzzles, card playing and more. Carl was past president of the Bath Hospitality Club. He was also a proud member of the Bath Lion’s Club and a longtime member of Bath United Church, where he served as church elder, trustee and steward for many years. Carl also enjoyed his time on the Bath United Church Cemetery committee with his son-in-law Ron. He thoroughly enjoyed his retirement following a 30 year career with Celanese. Retirement allowed him to spend more time with his beloved family. He will be greatly missed.
The family expresses their deepest appreciation to Dr. Carl Lee, all of the PSW and homecare teams, Bath Fire Department, the Ambulance attendants, as well as Doctors and Nurses at L&A Hospital.
The family will receive friends at Bath United Church, 402 Academy St., Bath on Saturday, June 4, 2022 from 10 – 11 am. A Memorial Service will follow at 11 am. Interment Bath United Church Cemetery. For those desiring, memorial donations to Bath United Church or the Bath Lions Club Food Bank would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements entrusted to Payne Funeral Home, 178 Main Street, Odessa, Ontario K0H 2H0 (613-386-7373).
Please share your memories and condolences to the family at www.paynefuneralhome.com