BEIGHTON, William John Born October 19, 1914 in Newport, England passed away peacefully in his sleep on January 25, 2008. Sponsored by a Lord Tilgarron of Lindsay, Ontario, he arrived at age 14 as a boy farm labourer. He served from 1939 to 1945 in WWII as well as in the Korean War in the Canadian Army, coming to Victoria after the Korean War. He married Mona Winters in 1955. Predeceased by son Raymond in 1992. Leaving to mourn are Mona and daughter Marie (Yves) Bergeron, grandson Roy (Danielle), greatgrandson Jesse, great-granddaughter Kaylin and granddaughter Nicole all of Winnipeg. From a previous marriage is daughter Beverly Henderson of Lindsay, Ontario and predeceased by son Bill in 2006. No service by request. Private family cremation and interment at Hatley Park Memorial Gardens. 440955 Published in the Victoria Times-Colonist on 1/29/2008.