Neil McGowan of Vankleek Hill passed away suddenly at his home on Friday, August 5, 2022 at the age 78. Predeceased by his parents Rev. James McGowan and Greta (née Carruthers). Loving husband of Lynn (née Smith). Proud father of Trevor (Kim) and Brad. Dearly loved grandfather of Miele, Jackson and Ewan. Dear brother of Winnifred McGowan, Sylvia Fraser, Norma Kooka (Dara), Janice Visca (Tony) and James McGowan. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. A Private Family Ceremony will be held at Greenwood Cemetery, Vankleek Hill. In memory of Neil, a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family.To express your condolences or make a donation please visit www.hillcrestfuneralhome.ca. A Tree of Remembrance for Neil will be planted in the McAlpine Forever Forest, Vankleek Hill. Funeral arrangements in care of Hillcrest Funeral Home Ltd., 151 Bond Street, Vankleek Hill, ON K0B 1R0 (613) 678-2002.