John Wark

Obituary of John Wark

John Wark


Passed away peacefully at Victoria Hospital in London, on Friday, February 12, 2021, in his 63rd year.


Predeceased by his parents Robert and Geraldine (née Crowe) Wark.  Loved nephew of Ted and Fran Wark and Evelyn Seabrook.  John will also be missed by his many cousins and good friends Doug Carr and Jeff “Jethro” McCallum.  Also predeceased by his aunts and uncles, Bill and Helen Wark, Margaret and Ken Williams and Allan Crowe. 


John will be remembered for his love of sports, nature, bird watching and past employment, including painter, taxi driver and his time on the rigs out west. 


Cremation is taking place and a private graveside service will be held at Greenwood Cemetery in Owen Sound, at later date.  Arrangements are entrusted to Brian E. Wood Funeral Home, Owen Sound, 519-376-7492.


Special “thank you” to the wonderful staff at Grey Bruce Health Services and the Victoria Hospital Critical Care Unit for the exceptional care and compassion given to John and his family.


As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to Chapman House Hospice or the Owen Sound Regional Hospital Foundation are appreciated and can be made through the funeral home.  Online condolences can be sent by visiting John’s memorial at

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