Weir, Merton William (Bill)
Merton William Weir (Bill) passed away peacefully on Sunday May 14, 2023, at his home in Creemore, at the age of 93. Bill was predeceased by his wife of seventy years, Diane, his son Brandon, and daughter Lisa. He is survived by daughter Kim, and sons Tracy (Trudy) and Scott (Nadine). Grandfather to Jason, Jordan, Bill, Emily, Cole, Michelle, and Chantelle and great grandfather to Tyler.
After retiring from the Waterloo Regional Police, Bill and Diane moved to their Mulmur farm permanently, where they raised beef cattle and Percheron horses. The favourite pastime of Bill and Diane was collecting antiques and they could often be found at a local auction adding to their collection. Bill also served on Mulmur Township Council, first as Councillor and then as Deputy Mayor.
Our entire family would like to thank Dr. Pearce and Bill’s amazing home care team for their compassion and dedication. These caring individuals allowed Bill to remain in his own home.
As per his wishes, cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will begin a 1 p.m. at his home, 22 Francis Street East, Creemore on Sunday, June 25. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Collingwood General and Marine Hospital in Bill’s memory. Friends may visit Bill’s online Book of Memories at www.fawcettfuneralhomes.com.