Douglas Wilson Bentley, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, Hanover on Tuesday, April 16, 2019.  He was 82.                              

Survived by the love of his life, wife Marilyn (nee McCandless) Bentley. Dear father of Thomas Bentley of Brantford and Judith Bentley (Paul Earle) of Harriston. Dear son of Alma Mathers of Mount Forest, and brother of Robert Bentley and his partner William Sze-To of Toronto, Bonnie (Donald) Bradley of Victoria, B.C., and brother in-law Howard (Gloria) McCandless of Brampton. He will be fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his father Wilmot Bentley, brother Donald Bentley, and brother in-law Brian McCandless. 

Visitation at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on April 19, 2019, from 2:00-4:00 and 7:30-9:00 pm, with Hanover Masonic Lodge Service at 7:00 pm. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 11:00 am, at Grace United Church, Hanover. Rev. Micol Cottrell officiating.  Cremation with inurnment at a later date in Hanover Cemetery. 

Memorial donations to the Grace United Church, Canadian Cancer Society, or the Hanover and District Hospital would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Condolences may be sent to the family at


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