Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, John Iestyn Williams passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at the age of 80. Beloved husband of Georgina “Gina” Williams and loving father of David (Leslie), Robert (Dawn), Alun (Krista), and the late Richard. He will be dearly missed by his cherished grandchildren. John was a civil engineer and co-owner of Cope Construction for many years with his partner Wilf Keating until his retirement. After retiring, he spent his time sailing, kayaking, canoeing, and travelling the world with Gina. John will be deeply missed by all those who knew and loved him. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Thursday, March 8, 2018, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. A private family burial will follow. A celebration of life will be announced shortly. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please).