BAAL: Unexpectedly, at Stratford General Hospital, Stratford, on Wednesday, November 23, 2022, Mark Anthony Baal of Zurich, age 59. Forever loved son of the late John (2013) and Shearn (O’Byrne) Baal of Grand Bend. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Steve Baal of Kitchener and Jim and Launna Baal of Mattawan, Michigan. Remembered by his nephews Davin and Liam Baal. At Mark’s request, cremation has taken place and no formal services will be held. Arrangements entrusted to the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood. We would like to express our sincere thanks to the Staff at Stratford General Hospital for their exceptional care and compassion shown to us during this difficult time. If desired, memorial donations (payable directly) to the South Huron Hospital, Exeter; the Stratford General Hospital or a local charity that helps those struggling with substance abuse.