Mike McGriskin passes away

It is with great sadness we have to announce the passing of Mike McGriskin of Kentville Holsteins, Shelburne, ON.  Mike has been recognized as a breeder and manager of superior cattle.  He shares his management abilities and ability to recognize, develop and exhibit prize winning animals with his sons Kevin and Chris who are both internationally known dairy cattle clippers and fitters.  Mike was the 2010 recipient of the Curtis Clark award.

Peacefully after a courageous fight with cancer at Headwaters Health Care Centre, Orangeville on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at the age of 64.  Beloved husband of Jo-Anne.  Loving father of Denise and her husband Andy, Kevin and his wife Becky and Chris and his wife Laura.  Proud papa of Haley, Amanda, Katelyn, Shyanne, Adrina and Avery.  Son of Lena Clarke and the late Joe McGriskin.  Dear brother of Tom, Donna, Theresa and Collette.

Visitation – Doney’s Funeral Home, 318 Main St. E, Shelburne, ON
Wednesday December 19th 7-9 & Thursday December 20th 2-4 & 7-9

Funeral – St. Timothy’s Church, 42 Dawson Road, Orangeville, ON
Friday December 21st 11am.  Interment at Shelburne Cemetery.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the McGriskin family.

2010 Curtis Clark Winner – Mike McGriskin










2010 Recipient of Curtis Clark Award – Mike McGriskin with sons Chris (L) and Kevin (R)