In Memory of




Obituary for John Ballantyne Thomson

THOMSON, John Ballantyne - October 22 1934-May 6, 2023.
Beloved husband to Jessie (2015) for 62 years and Elena for the past 6 years. Devoted and much loved father to Janice, John (Sue) and Jim; proud Papa to Andrew (Tania), Lindsey (Chris), Megan, Kaitlyn and James. Great grandfather to Carter and Lincoln. Step-father to Marcelo (Ellen) and step-grandfather to Mathew, Robert, Cecilia and Michael. John experienced life to the fullest, sharing his life stories, integrity and strong sense of humour every day. Golf was certainly one of his passions, but providing a positive, nurturing environment for the family was always the #1 priority.
Cremation has taken place. Funeral service to be held on Wednesday May 10, 2:30 pm, at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Simcoe Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, followed by a reception in the Kirk Hall. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice Niagara or St Andrew’s Church would be appreciated.