Anson William Targett
Celebration of Life

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 from 1-4 p.m. Columbus Community Centre Cobourg

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Anson William Targett

November 12, 1946 - August 12, 2019

TARGETT, Anson William – Peacefully on Monday, August 12, 2019 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, in his 73rd year.  Beloved husband of Joan.  Loving father of Linda & Mary.  Cherished son of the late Mable and Joseph.  Dear brother of Edith (the late Ted) and predeceased by his siblings John “Lorn”, Walter (Shirley), Albert (Ileen), Stuart, Maud (Ray) and Vera (Walter).  He will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends.  A celebration of Anson’s life will be held on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 from 1 – 4 p.m. at the Columbus Community Centre, Cobourg.  A private interment of Anson’s cremated remains will take place in Cobourg Union Cemetery.  Donations to the Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation or to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.  Condolences received at

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Sean and Jean Thomas - August 20, 2019

So sorry for your loss Joan, we will miss Anson's friendly smiles and waves when we visit Chapel Street.

Neal & Lois Harvey - August 19, 2019

Condolences to all the family... R.I.P. Anson

Debbie and Robin - August 17, 2019

Joan and family, We are so very sorry to hear about Anson's passing. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. We will miss his big smile at the track.

Kathy Finnessy-Greer - August 14, 2019

You will be very sadly missed but remembered every day for all of the wonderful times we spent together and for all of the life lessons I received from you. Your free spirit was and always will be an inspiration to me. See you on the other side big man. Loving you always.

Bob Sirett - August 14, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation

Ken Ireland - August 14, 2019

Thoughts and prayers to you and your family Joan. He was a super guy.