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Melvin "Dick" Tapscott

Obituary of Melvin "Dick" Tapscott

Sadly, on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, in his 91st year. Dick Tapscott, beloved husband of Alice (nee Cowan) (who resides at Port Perry Place) of 70 years. Deeply missed by his children Dale Muirhead (Carl), Terry Tapscott (Karen), and Dana Tapscott (Lillian). A Loving grandfather of Matthew Tapscott (Shannon), Chad Muirhead (Michelle), Melissa Tapscott (Dawn), Krista Muirhead, Darryl Antler (Amanda), and Kody Antler and great grandfather of Vincent Kirk/Antler, Charlotte, Liam, and Harrison Tapscott, Ruby Muirhead, and Finn Tapscott. Melvin will be sorely missed by all of his family and friends.


In compliance with public health and safety a private family visitation was held at the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905-985‑2171). Interment Groveside Cemetery, Brooklin. A Celebration of his life will be planned for a later date. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to a Charity of your choice. Memories, photos and condolences may be shared at

Private Family Visitation

Wagg Funeral Home
216 Queen Street
Port Perry, Ontario, Canada

Final Resting Place

Groveside Cemetery
5155 Baldwin Street South
Brooklin, Ontario, Canada