Peacefully, at Bluewater Health- Sarnia, on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, Karl Best passed away at the age of 87. Beloved husband of the late Delphine (2012). Loving father of Marge (Ed) Johnson, Charles (Jodi) Best, Richard Best, and Andre Best. Cherished Moosum of Cassandra (Larry), Mathius (Clara), and Colton Johnson, Victoria, Tyler, Madison, and Brooklyn Best, Karl and Ben Best, and August, Emerson, and Nolan Best. Great- Moosum of Wesley and Samuel. Survived by his siblings John, Margaret, and the late Herbert Best. Karl was a dedicated Cost Engineer at Sherritt Gordon for 25 years. As a hobby, Karl enjoyed carpentry and listening to classical music, but above all spending time with his beloved wife of greater than 50 years was his favorite pastime. The family wishes to thank the doctors, nurses, and support staff on the Continuing Cognitive Care Unit at Bluewater Health for their care and compassion over the length of dad’s stay. A funeral service will take place at SERENITY FUNERAL HOME, 5311 91 St., Edmonton, Alberta on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow. Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Alzheimer Society of Sarnia Lambton (cheques only at the funeral home please).