McLAY, Christopher

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McLAY, Christopher lost his long struggle with addiction and mental health challenges at his residence in Owen Sound on Tuesday, July 21, 2020.  Chris McLay of Owen Sound and formerly of Lion’s Head in his 35th year. 

Much loved son of Larry and Pat McLay of Lion’s Head.  Cherished brother of Sandra McLay-Winters and her husband Rick of Francis Lake, Shawna McLay and her partner Ray Reid of Lion’s Head and Lori Mansfield and her husband Michael of Georgian Bluffs.  Proud uncle of Ryan (Des), Kylie (Mitch), Jacob (Riley), Sydney, Dani and JJ.  Missed by his daughter Skylar as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.  Predeceased by his grandparents Susie (nee Hellyer) and Dan McLay, Grandma Charlie (nee Lowrie) and Grandpa Punky Brenneman and his cousin Andrew.  Chris’ smile and ability to make everyone laugh will be deeply missed.  

A graveside service will be conducted at Eastnor Cemetery, Lion’s Head on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.  In accordance with Covid-19 regulations, all those attending are required to wear a mask and practise social distancing.  Arrangements entrusted to the George Funeral Home, Wiarton.  Expressions of remembrance to the Owen Sound Hospital Foundation or Hope Grey Bruce Mental Health & Addiction Services  would be appreciated.  Messages of condolence may be sent to the family through www.georgefuneralhome.com