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Obituary for John Edward Hartley

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of John ‘Johnny’ Edward Hartley on Friday, August 11, 2023, at the age of 65.

Johnny is survived by his beloved siblings Sandy Hartley (Glen Freer) of Durham and William Hartley of Toronto, his cherished nephew Travis (Jordan) Whitmore of Hanover, and his many great nieces and nephews. He will also be deeply missed by his dear friend Donna Berberich of Hanover and his stepdaughters Destiny Berberich (Connor Weishar) of Walkerton and Kelsey Berberich (Brian Gillstrom) of Port Coquitlam, BC.

Johnny is predeceased by his parents John Sr. and Jean Hartley, his sister Ann Hartley, and his nephew Tyler Whitmore.

It brings those close with him comfort that he is now reunited with his loved ones, can play endless ball with his adored fur babies Zoom and Hollywood and take unlimited joy rides on his motorcycle.

Cremation has taken place in honour of Johnny’s wishes.

Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Online donations and condolences may be made at

Arrangements entrusted to Cameron's Cremation & Funeral Services, Walkerton.