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September 20, 1933 – December 3, 2022

A kind gentleman, passed away at home after a long illness.  

Beloved husband of Mary Galvin.  Loved father of Jackie (John) Rawson, Louise (Mike) McCluskey, Kathryn Galvin and Robert Simpson. Proud grandfather of Amanda, Jessica, Nicole, Justine, Michael, Christopher, and Julia; and great-grandfather of Benjamin, Brandon, Jacob, Rachel, Mason, Liam, Ava, Olivia. He is survived by one sister in England, Annette (Dennis) Marshall.  

Kevin was born in County Cork, Ireland and lived in England for several years before he came to Canada in 1966.  After some years as a successful insurance agent for Cooperators Insurance in Guelph, he took an early retirement.

Cremation has taken place.   There will be a celebration of life held in the summer.

Arrangements entrusted to the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL 519-822-0051 /

Memorial contributions to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. 


A tree will be planted in memory of J. Kevin Galvin in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest.