Ferrier, Wilmer “John”
John passed away at his home near Perth on Wednesday, January 12th, 2022 at the age of 80 years. He was predeceased by his parents Roy and Elsie (Tetlock) Ferrier. John was the loved husband of Mary Elizabeth “Beth”Duby and father of David, Helen and Marilyn. He was the grandfather of Sabrina Battrick and great grandfather of Reed Battrick. He was the respected uncle of Robert, Gordon, Ross, Bill and Marie Ferrier and Cathy Berry. He will be sadly missed by his in-laws Richard, Bryan, Barbara, Chris and Gwen, all his extended family, neighbours and friends.
John was particularly proud of his herd of charolais cattle and his farm on the Upper Scotch Line. Along with his farming, he was a professional chain saw instructor and master tree feller. John was also co-owner with Beth of Ferrier Custom Service and the Taeplace Pekingese dog kennel. He enjoyed travelling and made many trips to various countries including Scotland where he met with many extended relatives.
Due to COVID 19 regulations, the arrangements and private services are in the care of Blair & Son Funeral Directors, Perth
In remembrance of John, contributions to Perth & Smiths Falls District Hospital Foundation, 33 Drummond St. West, Perth K7H 2K1 or the Lanark Animal Welfare Society (LAWS), 253 Glenview Rd, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4S4 would be appreciated.