Irwin Arthur Francis Payne, loving husband and WWII Vet, passed away at 93 years of age on October 14, 2019. Irwin (Slim) was predeceased by his best friend and loving wife Alma whom he met while working at TRW. Always together, they enjoyed 50 wonderful years.

Slim will always be cherished by his 3 children; daughter Diane (Allan Davey); son Stephen (Heidi Payne); and daughter Susan (Grant Koppers). Slim was the proud grandfather of Brent (Karen Davey), Jimmy (Davey), Dylan, Janelle and Alex (Payne) and great grandfather to Charles (Davey). 

Donations made to Tabor Manor or True Patriot Love Foundation would be greatly appreciated by Slim’s family. Online tributes may be made at







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