Passed away on Saturday, January 1, 2022 at the age of 87 in Woodstock, Ontario.
Bernard was predeceased by his parents, Ethel and James Garside and brothers James, Joe and Brian, who all resided in the UK.
Cherished forever by his loving wife Margaret (nee Barrow) of 66 years.
Loved by his sons Paul of Princeton, Peter (Cheryl) of Drumbo and Kevin (Monica) of Milton.
He was grandfather to Matthew (Whitney) of Calgary, Sara of Calgary, Jesse (Felicia) of Germany, Olivia (Justin) of Woodstock, Alannah (Mike) of Ayr and Kassandra (Justin) of Delmer.
He was great grandfather to Ryley and Dylan of Calgary, Kyra of Delmer, Sophia of Ayr, Dorian of Calgary and Emersyn of Ayr.
The family came to Canada from the UK in 1965. They vacationed across Canada, camping and fishing. Bernard loved dancing, golf and watching soccer.
He will be remembered in the hearts of all his family, friends and residents of Countryside Manor.
Cremation has taken place.
Online condolences can be posted at www.smithleroy.com