ORCHISTON: a resident of Ridgetown. Alexander (Alex) Orchiston died Sunday March 12, 2006 at the Village Nursing Home, Ridgetown at the age of 78. Born in Dundee Scotland son of the late William Stewart and Mary (White) Orchiston. Beloved husband of the late Betty Msdeline (Farnsworth) Orchiston (1996). Alex served in the British Merchant Navy and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 243, Ridgetown. In keeping with Alex's wishes, cremation has taken place. Interment in Dresden Cemetery at a later date. Donations made by cheque to Branch 243, Ridgetown Poppy Fund appreciated. McKinlay Funeral Home, 76 Main St.,E., Ridgetown.