Devin Ross Finlay

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Devin Ross Finlay

November 6, 1986 - May 23, 2021

Suddenly at his home on Sunday May 23rd, 2021 in his 35th year. Beloved father of Savannah and Alissa. Loving son of Denise Finlay (nee Fulford) and the late Bill Finlay. Dear brother of Shannon Cooney (Travis) and Chris Finlay. Remembered by his wife Christina Finlay (nee Petersen). A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Cremation with interment in Fairview Cemetery. If desired donations may be made to the Savannah and Alissa Education Fund (cash/cheques payable to Denise Finlay), or the CAMH Foundation.

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Linda & Brad - June 7, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Dog Tales Rescue and Sanctuary

Bill and Donna Owens - June 7, 2021

Denise and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Bill and Donna Owens - June 7, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Savannah and Alissa Education Fund

Margaret Pogue - June 6, 2021

Denise and Family. .Please eccept my most heartful Sympathy.with the loss of your Dear Devon.The memories you cherish so deeply will help heal your heart and bring you pease Sincerely Marg.

Joyce and perry Lichtenberger - June 5, 2021

Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Tammy Kelly - June 3, 2021

You are in our thoughts and prayers during this very sad time. Love Shawn, Tammy, Abby, Emma And Macauley XOXO

Margery Finlay - June 3, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Devins daughters in care of Denise Fonlay

Jan Bangs - June 3, 2021

I am very sorry to hear of your loss. Devin, always left me feeling happy after our encounters, his laugh, smile and the kind manner he had. I will remember him with fondness and with high regard. Thinking of you all and keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

Sheryl Bryant - June 2, 2021

Denise we are so heartbroken to hear about Devin my heart aches for you again.You are so strong and you have been through so so much, but I know the millions of good memories you and everyone have will last forever ,from quarters in birthday cakes, trips to Florida and having two beautiful daughters.We all loved him and will always cherish them memories forever.Love you

Judy Immel - June 2, 2021

Denise & family So sorry to hear of Devon's passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all at this sad time. Hugs! Judy & Shawn

Cindy & Dennis Sherwin - June 2, 2021

Denise, Shannon, Christina, Savannah, Alissa and family we are so sorry to hear of Devin’s sudden passing. Thinking of all of you during this most difficult time.

George & Kathy - June 2, 2021

Denise, Shannon, Chris and family, there are no words to express how deeply sorry we are for what your family is going through. We have fond memories of all the camping back in the day on the sand jobs where the kids would ride their bikes and swim in the lakes all day long. Remember the tv going thru the ceiling of the trailer on one move? Hold on to the good memories and lean on your friends and family for support whenever you need it- we are all here for you. May Devin Rest In Peace and may you find comfort knowing he is with Bill. Love George & Kathy

Bev Linton (Doug's brother) - June 1, 2021

Praying for your comfort and loss. Devin was a gifted chap who could fix almost everything.

Rebecca Rennicks - June 1, 2021

Jane & Bob Sumners wish to offer their deepest condolences to Denise & her family at this most difficult of times. Please know that their thoughts & hearts are with you as you try to navigate this tragedy.

Danica Kotsopoulos - June 1, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

CAMH Foundation

Donna Murphy - June 1, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

CAMH Foundation

Karen and Michael Parker and family - May 31, 2021

We cannot even try to understand the grief you must be feeling. To lose Bill, and now Devin. We hope you can feel the love we are sending to all of you. May the love of your community help you through this extremely sad and difficult time.

Pat & Shelley Rutherford and Family - May 31, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

CAMH Foundation

Cathy Birney - May 31, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

CAMH Foundation

Caralea Calvert - May 31, 2021

Denise,Christina, Savannah,Alissa and family, I am so sorry to hear of Devin’s sudden passing. I’m thinking of all of you during this very difficult time.

Tammy & Kerry - May 31, 2021

Denise, words can not express our deepest sympathies for you and your family. I hope you can find comfort in all the wonderful memories to help you get through such a difficult time.

LORI GOODWIN - May 31, 2021

My heart goes out to you and your family. I want you to know that your are in my thoughts and hope each day gets a little bit easier.

Peg (Kernaghan) Thomas - May 31, 2021

To the Finley Families My deepest and sincere condolences to each and everyone of you. May your memories be ever lasting of all the good and fun times.

Katie Defosse - May 30, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

The Girls Education Fund

Christine and Steve horner - May 30, 2021

Dear Denise, we are so sorry for your loss. Devin will be missed greatly.

Karen Vandermeer - May 30, 2021

Dear Christina and family Thoughts are with you through this sad time. May God bless you and give you strength. Mrs.Vandermeer (Jk teacher)

Paulie and Terry Deseure - May 30, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

CAMH Foundation

Sandra dudley - May 30, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

CAMH Foundation

Carolyn and Roman - May 30, 2021

To the entire family..we are so sorry for the loss of your beloved Devin. He was loved by so many people and leaves a giant hole in all of our hearts. We picture him setting off fireworks in the sky. Roman and Carolyn

Ralph & Sue Buttar - May 30, 2021

Denise & Family - Please accept our most deepest sympathy in the loss of Devin. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time. Sincerely, Ralph & Sue

Joanne & Brett Ball - May 30, 2021

Denise and family, So sorry to hear of your terrible loss. Hold each other close, and may your loving memories help you through this difficult time.

Beverley (George) Slade - May 29, 2021

Denise,& family. I send you my deepest, most profound sympathy & condolence your way. Please know my prayers go out to you & yours.

Judy Elliott - May 29, 2021

Dear Denise & family please accept my heartfelt condolences. I am so very sorry for your loss & knowing that you are having to travel down this road of pain again. Keep your loving memories close & he’ll always be near. My thoughts & prayers are with you always.

Tina Baxter - May 29, 2021

So sorry for your great loss. We will miss Devon's smiling face. We hold your family in our prayers

Michelle Cane - May 29, 2021

So sorry to hear the sad news of Devins passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to all the family during the very difficult time. Spread those wings and fly high my friend. 😇🕊

Dawn Davis - May 29, 2021

Denise and family- I am so sorry for your loss. No words can express my heartache for you. I wish you strength and love to help you get through your most difficult days. Sending loving hugs and strength to all of you Dawn

Patricia Murphy - May 29, 2021

To All the Family: I'm so sorry for your loss. You will all have wonderful memories of Devon to cherish. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Veronica Marriott - May 29, 2021

Dear Denise, Christina, Savannah and Alissa ~ I am so very sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences to your entire family; know you’re in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Xo

Angie & Derek Turpin & family - May 29, 2021

Denise and family…my heart breaks for you all. There are no words so I won’t try to come up with any other than to say I am so very sorry for your incredible loss. I am sending you so much love. XO

Rob ward - May 29, 2021

Sorry Denise, Shannon, Chris and girls are thoughts and prayers are with you. x Rob and Judy

Sarah Werner - May 29, 2021

Christina, there are no words to give at this terrible time. I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family and the girls will be in my thoughts. Sending much love to you.

Cindy Greer & Joe Ferguson - May 29, 2021

Denise & Family, There are no words. Thinking of you and sending hugs.

Linda & Luke Davey - May 29, 2021

Denise & Family., We are very sorry to hear of Devin's passing, please know we are thinking of you all at this difficult time., r.i.p. Devin..

Jeanne Bell - May 29, 2021

Denise.. I have no words to express to you in the loss of your son Devon, knowing what you are going through is more than any parent should have to go through....please know you the girls, Chris, Savanah ,and Alissa are in my thoughts and prayers ...... thinking of you all and sending love ❤ Hugs , Jeanne

Wayne and Gaye McIntosh - May 29, 2021

Denise and family, we are so sorry to hear about Devin. Cherish the memories. We are thinking of you. May he Rest in Peace.

Dibenedetto - May 29, 2021

Denise Shannon Travis Chris Savannah Alyssa. We are all thinking about you and have you in our hearts. Devin was a great son brother and father. He’ll be missed by everyone that met him. Hope dev and bill have caught up.

Laporta Family - May 29, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

CAMH Foundation

Gladys Morris - May 29, 2021

Denise, so sorry for the loss of your son. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Donna M Logel - May 29, 2021

My deepest condolences on your loss of Devin.

Tammy & Murray Davey - May 28, 2021

Denise, Shannon, Chris, Savanna, Allisa and Christina, our deepest condolences to you all. Devin was a very talented mechanic but above all a genuine person with easy going sense of humor and a bright smile. There are no words to help you all with your sorrow. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers and please reach out if we can help you at this most difficult time. Devin will be missed, we will forever cherish his memories in the garage, at the camp and at each celebration. Rest easy now Devin.

Sheldon & Carrie MacInnis - May 28, 2021

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Barb & Wayne Linton - May 28, 2021

Denise, Shannon, Chris & girls: our thoughts and prayers are with you at this terrible time. Just know others share your sorrow and are there for you. Devin will be in the hearts of so many as he touched everyone with his smile and wit.

Cathy and Rob Bunn - May 28, 2021

Our deepest sincere sympathy to you Denise and family! Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time.

Audrey Molenaar - May 28, 2021

Denise and family thinking of you at this difficult time stay strong

Dwight and Sheila Finlay - May 28, 2021

There are no words that can help you through this difficult time. Know that our love and thoughts are always with you. Remembering Devin with love-from the little boy running in and out of the trailer to the man with the great smile in the garage with his Dad to the father who loved his girls. Hugs to All Love Dwight and Sheila

Tracey&Jeff Easson - May 28, 2021

Our deepest condolences Denise and family , So sorry for your loss As we say goodbye to our loved ones we never stop missing them, and forever hold them dear to our hearts. May you Rest In Peace Devan

Jon Kolodziej - May 28, 2021

I am so very sorry to hear of Devin's passing. With a heavy heart I offer my condolences and will always look back at the many great times and laughs shared. My heart goes out to all affected in this difficult time <3

Mike and Brenda Banks - May 28, 2021

Our thoughts are with all of you. We are so sorry for what you are going through.

Craig Jennifer Steohen - May 28, 2021

Denise and family our thoughts prayers go out to you and all your family so sorry for your loss

Rosemary Taylor - May 28, 2021

Dear Denise and family..our thoughts and prayers are with you...cherish the memories...our sincere condolences...Rosemary and Jamie...

Katie&Tony Defosse - May 27, 2021

Thinking of you all during this heartbreaking time. Sending our deepest condolences and all of the strength. Big hugs

Judi Gill - May 27, 2021

Denise,ChristinaShannon,Chris,Travis,Savannah and Allisa We are heartbroken to hear about Devin. Please know we are thinking about all of you at this very difficult time. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. Sending all our love. Love the Gill family xoxo

Danielle Tidd - May 27, 2021

I am so sorry to hear of the sudden loss of Devin. I have some great memories of him when we were kids. I am thinking of you all during this difficult time. Sending you strength and love.

Allan and Patricia Greer - May 27, 2021

Dear Denise and family, we are so sorry and saddened to hear the news of Devin passing. Hopefully you will find some comfort and support with your family and friends . Please know that we will be holding you in our hearts, thoughts and prayers. Sending our deepest condolences, hugs and much love, Allan and Patricia Greer.

Gayl Nelson - May 27, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Christ the Servant Church

Shaye Martorino - May 27, 2021

Denise, Shannon, and Chris, I am asking the universe to send you all lots of love, strength and light to help guide you through the journey ahead. Know I will be thinking of you all and sending love. Devin had a charismatic personality and brought so much joy to others. His smile and laugh brought light to any room. I hope his precious memories bring you all comfort. He will be truly missed.

Randy and Kate bowman - May 27, 2021

We are so sorry to hear about your loss our thoughts and prayers are with you all

Terry McBride - May 27, 2021

Denise,Shannon,Chris,Savannah,Alissa. I’m so sorry for the loss of Devin. Enjoyed working with him and we always had a few laughs. My thoughts are with all of you at this difficult time.

LYNDA NEWTON - May 27, 2021

Denise and family our deepest sympathy in the loss of a precious son, brother, and husband Devin. The girls are lucky to have you for support and 💘 love in the days ahead. Keep the good memories close to your heart! Lynda and Craig Newton

Nicole and Bill Stirling - May 27, 2021

So so sorry to hear this. Our condolences to you and the family Denise. To Devins family as well. We have lots of memories of Devon when the boys were at Grafton public school. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Darlene armstrong - May 27, 2021

Denise and all your family. I’m so sorry to hear about Devin Words can never express the sorrow I feel for you guys. No one should have to experience a loss of a loved family member. Remember and cherish all the memories.

Kathleen Ugolini - May 27, 2021

Denise and family our sincerest condolences to all of you at this heartbreaking time in your lives. Our prayers are with you.

Debbie Gerecht - May 27, 2021

Christina please know my heart goes out to you and your girls. Your memories will be what helps during this hard time and throughout your lives. Denise I never met you but memories are what we hold on to forever. God speed xo

Dan Nicholls - May 27, 2021

Devin you were a mentor to many people an a amazing father to your children. You will always be remembered with that beautiful smile an happiness about you. Till we meet again my friend forever an always ❤️

Violet West-Roffey - May 27, 2021

Denise ..so sorry to hear ..thinking of you & your family ..hugs & prayers.. Violet

Mike & Kim Behan - May 27, 2021

Denise, Shannon, Chris, Savanna and Allisa, we are so sorry for your loss. It was a pleasure to work with Devin, he was a very proud Dad. I hope he is at peace. Please cherish all of the wonderful, loving memories. Sending love and prayers at this very difficult time.

Pernille Groves - May 27, 2021

I am so sorry! To my sister, Christina, I know how much you loved Devin. I am devastated that you have to go through this pain! I love you! To my nieces, Savannah and Alissa, I love you. My heart breaks for you. Try to remember all of the good times that you had with your Dad and let those memories make you smile through the tears. To Denise, words can not express how deeply sad that I am for you. Having to bury a child is beyond the worst thing that any parent will ever have to do. I am sorry that you know this kind of pain. Shannon and Chris, may your memories of your brother help you through this difficult time. Dev, RIP. You will be missed by many!

Marvin and Mary Harrison (Finlay) - May 27, 2021

Please accept our condolences on the loss of Devon God must have a plan but I know it is very hard you and your family are in our prayers

The Boudreau's/Rennies - May 27, 2021

We are thinking of all of you through this tragedy. We are all going to miss him very much. There are so many memories that we look back on and chuckle about. Our hearts go out to all of you with deepest sympathies.

Judy Ferguson - May 27, 2021

Denise and family, I don’t have the words to express my deepest condolences to each and every one of you at this most difficult time. Your loss is unimaginable and I wish mere words would be enough to ease your pain but I know that isn’t possible, so I offer my heartfelt condolences and hope that you can find the strength among your family to help the healing. You will be forever in my thoughts. Judy

Jen & Jason Benne - May 27, 2021

Denise & Family, So very sorry to hear of your loss. May all the wonderful memories you shared with Devin, help you through this very difficult time. Sending you all lots of love and support.💖

Dave and Kirsten - May 27, 2021

Sending our love to all. A big loss, Devin will be very missed ❤️❤️❤️

Shelley Ferguson - May 27, 2021

Denise and family, My heart aches for all of you. It is so hard to lose someone so young. May Devin find peace with Bill. To sweet Savannah and Alissa...I hope you are able to cherish your memories and remember the love your dad has for you. I am thinking of you both and sending you my love. Xoxoxox

Sandra & Dave Dudley - May 27, 2021

Denise & family... Its always difficult to lose someone so young and talented. I will always remember the tall lanky kid with the shy smile who had a talent for fixing anything. Savannah & Alissa ..Life is unexplainable sometimes & certainly not fair but i hope your happy memories can guide you through this difficult time.

Harrison Family - May 27, 2021

Our thoughts are with all of you. We are so sorry for what you are going through.

Kelly and Denise Caron - May 27, 2021

So very sorry to hear of your loss, hugs and strength to all xo

Ann & Dick Raymond & Family - May 27, 2021

Denise Keeping all of you in our prayers. So sorry for your loss.

Shelley Klintworth - May 27, 2021

Condolences to everyone. Sending hugs and love from our family.

Angie shaw - May 27, 2021

Very sorry for everyone’s loss ... thoughts and prayers to the girls

Doug Linton - May 27, 2021

My deepest sympathy to the entire Finlay family . Devon was a great guy and had many talents when it came to making things or repairing vehicles.My prayers are with you. He will be greatly missed. Doug Linton

John Groves - May 27, 2021

I am shocked and saddened to hear of Devin's passing. I have fond memories of him in his shop, and he always wore a smile. May your memories of the good times help comfort you all during this difficult time. John Groves

Susan Jenereaul(cameron) and family - May 27, 2021

Denise, so sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts are with you, Christina , Savannah and Allisa.

Peter Verleysen - May 27, 2021

My thoughts are with your entire family. I am so sorry for your loss

Morris Rath - May 27, 2021

We are extremely sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all.

Blaine Darling - May 27, 2021

Denise, I’m so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family at this most difficult time.

Marsha Jones - May 27, 2021

I’m so sorry to hear of Devin’s death. Sending love and strength to all of you through this difficult time.

Bill and Carmel Scott - May 27, 2021

Denise, I have no words. I want to give you a big cyber hug, right now. Seems like just yesterday, you and I were ripping up the roads and having a blast. How life speeds ahead. May God comfort you, Shannon, Chris and Devin's precious girls. All our love, Bill and Carm.

Angela Ferguson - May 27, 2021

So sorry for your loss Sending prayers and Love Angela & Rod Ferguson

Margaret Lutes - May 27, 2021

I’m so sorry for your loss. Your in my thoughts and prayers. With Love Hugs.

Janet Smith - May 27, 2021

Denise, My deepest condolences on the loss of your son. I was unaware that Bill had passed in 2018. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. I didn’t know Devin, however I recall you and Bill talking about your family often.