Passed contentedly away Friday, November 24th, 2017 aged 86 at the Kirkland and District Hospital where he worked for over 30 years. Predeceased by his oldest son David and daughter-in-law Tammy. He is survived by his wife of 62 years Maggie (Meg), his children Sally – Don, Sue – George, Andy – Allie and Steve – Lian. Seven grandchildren Kelsey – Orin, Emma, Conor, Rebecca – Bob (Jonas, Lia and Lily), Jacob, Carlee and Gerry – Lisa. Thank you to the girls – first in the ICU then on the 4th floor where he received such kind and compassionate care from Trish and Mindy, and all the girls he came in contact with. He admired their work and was grateful. Also Betty Smallwood, for being there for us and for her caring help and advice. Thanking Dr. Kurki for her guidance and kindness, Dr. Moore for the comfort given to Dick and family at the end. Meg and family thank you all.
French Family Funeral Home and Crematorium
Kirkland & District Hospital
Palliative Care Unit
145 Government Road East
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3P4