Young Blenheim Athlete Mourned

Devin Tedford. (Photo courtesy of

The town of Blenheim will remember Devin Tedford as an athlete and a son.

The 21-year-old passed away suddenly Monday.

Tedford had a passion for sports, playing for the Ridgetown-Blenheim Chiefs and intermediate lacrosse in Wallaceburg. He was also a past member of the Blenheim Blades, the Chatham-Kent Cyclones and played high school football and hockey.

Visitation takes place Friday from 2pm-9pm at the Blenheim Community Funeral Home and at the Glad Tidings Community Church Saturday 12-2pm. The service will follow at the church.