Vesian Pick

Obituary of Vesian Pick

Passed away September 7, 2017 in Napanee, Ontario.  Born May 21, 1926 in Toronto, Canada. The first child of Vesian Patrick Pick of Johnston, Ireland, and Cora Sophia Pethick of Peterborough, Ontario.  He had two brothers, John and Kenneth and a sister Diane Cooper.  Bill was very proud of his Irish Huguenot ancestry.  He married his high school sweetheart Shirley Anderson (deceased), in 1951 and moved to Montreal in 1953.  Bill was a Director and Vice President of McKim Advertising and worked in Montreal, Winnipeg, Vancouver and Toronto.  Bill met and married Mary Anne Pick in Vancouver and they were later separated.  After retiring in Toronto in 1986, he moved to his country property in Prince Edward County.  After a private family ceremony, Bill will be laid to rest in Cressy United Church Cemetery.  Arrangements entrusted to Milestone Cremation Services (613-354-0694). Please feel free to share your memories and condolences online at