Gray; Allan Russell, passed away peacefully at his home in Shetland on Sunday, February 16, 2020. Growing up Allan was eager to farm and pursued his passion throughout his entire life. He had a strong work ethic, a helpful spirit and worked and supported many community groups and organizations. Allan was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Allan is survived by his wife, Diane, his daughter Stacy Gordon (Dale), son Steven Gray (Aleesha), grandchildren Devon and Meegan Gordon, Emma, Julia, and Nicholas Gray.
Allan is survived by his sister Maxine McDonald (Jim Metcalfe), brother-in-law Vern Badder (Muriel Hotham), and many nieces and nephews. Allan was predeceased by his parents Duncan & Marion Gray, his brother Alex Gray and his wife Joan, and sister Margaret Badder. At Allan’s request, cremation has taken place. To honour his legacy, a donation to the Terry Fox Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Arrangements are entrusted to the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com.