Michael Vallance, 56 PRESCOTT -- Michael Gene Vallance, 56, of RR 5, Brockville, died November 8 at Brockville General Hospital. He was born September 9, 1948 in Brockville to Richard Vallance and the former Jacqueline Knapp. He worked at the Black and Decker plant in Brockville for 37 years. In 2003 he retired and became manager at DRP Services Inc., a distribution, repair and packaging service for household appliances and power tools. He married Margaret Hamilton (nee Fossitt) on September 20, 2003 in St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. His interests were his home and family, trap shooting, hunting, golfing and bowling. He is survived by his wife Margaret Vallance of RR 5, Brockville; two sons, Lance Vallance of Brantford and Michael Vallance and wife Charlene of St. John, N.B.; daughters Angie Bernard and husband Stan of Spencerville and Jennifer Vallance of Calgary; stepsons Mark and Mike Dawson and Brent Hamilton and wife Melody of South Carolina; stepdaughter Virginia Hamilton and her fiance Jason Donaldson of Ottawa; and grandchildren Michael Bernard, Michael and Mathew Vallance and Jacob Hamilton-Dinsmore. Also surviving are his stepfather Ronald Warren of Smiths Falls, brothers Gerald Warren and wife Heather of Smiths Falls, George Warren of Brockville, Tim Warren and wife Brenda of North Augusta and John Warren of Smiths Falls, as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother, Jacqueline Warren. Friends called at the Chris Slater Funeral Home, Prescott, where on November 12 the funeral was held, with Rev. Dr. Helen Wilson officiating. The pallbearers were Mike Stephenson, Gary Cooper, Michael Vallance, Lance Vallance, George Warren and Gerald Warren. Cremation was at Hope Cemetery and Crematorium and a committal service was held November 16 at Hainsville Cemetery. Published in Section b, page 7 in the Saturday, November 27, 2004 edition of the Brockville Recorder & Times. Posted 4:38:05 PM Tuesday, November 30, 2004.