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Floyd Allen Caul, 76, formerly of Finland, Ont., passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 1, 2010 at Rainycrest Long-Term Care in Fort Frances, Ont.

Floyd was born in Rainy River, Ont. on Nov. 16, 1933. He was united in marriage to Edna Johnson on Aug. 18, 1956.

He was an owner/operator in the forest industry for years, and also operated Black Bear Camp.

He will be lovingly remembered by his three sons, Allen (Ellen), Larry (Lori), and Wayne (Susan); grandchildren, Daniel, Jodi, Terianne, Crystal, Brittany, Kelly, Terra, Teresa, Sarah, Kyle, Douglas, and Christopher; and great grandchildren, Kirsten, Paige, Nancy, Sophia, Addison, Jillian, Jared, Kendal, and Jacelyn.

Floyd also is survived by his mother, Ruth Caul; sisters, Laura (John) Branch and Elaine (Ronald) Croswell; brothers, William (Laverne) Caul and Wilmar (Mary) Caul; sisters-in-law, Joyce (Don) Monroe, Irene Hughes, Helen (Jack) Watson, Ellen (Armstrong), and Ruth (Joseph) Gray; brother-in-law, Judson Hartlin; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Floyd was predeceased by his father, Clarence; son, Barry; brother, Lorne; and sister, Elsie May.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010 at 2 p.m. from the Northridge Funeral Home in Emo, Ont., with Rev. Eileen Bragg officiating.

The pallbearers were Allen Caul, Larry Caul, Wayne Caul, Leon DeGagne, Dale Strachan, and Keith Smith.

The honouary pallbearers were Floyd’s grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Interment will take place in Emo Cemetery at a later date.

If desired memorial donations may made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Rainy River and Kenora District Alzheimer’s Society c/o Northridge Funeral Home, P.O. Box 89, Emo, Ont., P0W 1E0.

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