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Mr. Mark Hetherington

It is with profound sadness that the family of Mark Hetherington announce his passing on Tuesday September 29th, 2020 surrounded by his loving family.  Cherished son of Norma Mouritsen of Chatham and the late Neil Hetherington.  Beloved husband of Eileen Birkby of Chatham.  Loving father of Kayla Blackburn and Mackenzie Hetherington.  Dear brother of Jodie Wolfe and her husband Mark, and Rod Hetherington and his wife Kara Smith and step brother of Michael Mouritsen and his wife Lucille, Pam Shepley and her Husband Rick, Sally Dumouchelle and her husband Norm, and Wendy Corriveau and her husband Gary. Mark was a fun loving brother in law of David Birkby and his wife Sherry, Susan Cornelius, Allan Birkby and his wife Carolyn, and John Birkby and his wife Jennifer.  Mark will be remembered as an amazing uncle to many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his step father Wes Mouritsen and his brother in law John Cornelius. Mark was a colourful character usually seen to be having the most fun at the party or getting in the most mischief. Known as “baldy” to his friends at Clearville campground which was his happy place. Friends wishing to pay their respects to Mark are invited to call the Alexander & Houle Funeral Home, 245 Wellington St West, Chatham (519-352-2710) in advance to reserve a time for the visitation on Saturday October 3rd, 2020 with visiting from 1 to 5 pm and 6 to 9 pm.  All attendees as mandated by the Bereavement Authority of Ontario must wear a mask at all visitations and funerals. Cremation has taken place.  Friends planning an expression of remembrance are asked to consider the Chatham Outreach for Hunger.  On-line condolences may be left at

Visitation: Saturday October 3rd, 2020 visiting from 1 to 5 pm & 6 to 9 pm.

Call the funeral home to reserve a time (519)-352-2710.

All attendees as mandated by the Bereavement Authority of Ontario must wear a mask at all visitations and funerals. 

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Alexander & Houle Funeral Home Ltd
245 Wellington Street West,
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N7M 1J9

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