NEILSON, John William “Big John“ - Peacefully at his residence, surrounded by his loving family, Thursday morning, July 27th, 2006 in his 67th year. Son of the late John Neilson Sr. and by the late Mabel Neilson (nee Slago). Beloved husband of June of Wahnapitae. Loving father of Donna Bateman (Terry), Daniel Hadley, Pauline Fukken (Freek), Bill McArthur, Shawn Wilson, Tera Wilson -Chayer (Clint), Kimberly Wilson (friend Jamie), Kelly Wilson and Sabrina Wilson (friend Luc). Dear brother of Annette, Carol, Susan, Gerry, Ken and Ron. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his 8 grandchildren and his 3 great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends at the CO-OPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd. E. (at Notre- Dame), Sudbury, Friday from 2-5 and 7-9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held Saturday, July 29th, 2006 at 11:30 a.m. in the Chapel of the Co-Operative Funeral Home, Sudbury. If you so desire, gifts to the John Neilson Memorial Fund would be appreciated.