Donald George "Don" Ouderkirk

Donald George "Don" Ouderkirk

In Loving Memory of

 Donald Ouderkirk

Born in Lancelot, Ontario

on June 3, 1928

Passed away in Huntsville, Ontario

on August 12, 2019

 Predeceased by his beloved wife of 56 years, Gloria, in 2006

 Dearly loved father of Nancy (Tom) LeBlanc; Linda (Murray) Martin;

Cathy (John) Mitchell; Karen (Gerald) LeBlanc;

Wendy (Wayne) Stahls; Melissa (Chris) Payne

Adored grandfather of Marni (Ian), Jolene (Adam); Donny (Val),

Kristen (Jeff); Dawne (Steven), Lisa, Kristin, Lindsay, Ryan (Pamela);

Alyssa (Chris), Patrick (Kacie), Kaitlyn (Korby); Joshua (Amanda), Jillian, Jacob;

Bailey (Shawn), Jaime, Alex, Matt

Special great-grandfather of many great-grandchildren

 Predeceased by brothers Dalt and Wray

Dear brother-in-law of June Jones; La’Nor Lovegrove; Dennis & Bernice Lovegrove;

Carol Lovegrove; Sharron Lovegrove; Garry Lovegrove

 Celebration of Life

Royal Canadian Legion, Huntsville Branch

Friday, August 16

(10:00 a.m. visitation; 11:00 a.m. Reflections and Memories)

Lunch to follow

In lieu of floral tributes, donations can be made in Dad’s memory to

the Huntsville Hospital Foundation or Hospice Huntsville (Algonquin Grace)

The family wishes to thank Dr. Andy MacMillan, Dr. John Simpson,

 Dr. Rebecca Kent and Dr. Hailey Moore for their care.

Special thanks to Nurses, Norma Connolly and Debbie Elliott for their compassion

and guidance as we cared for and supported our Dad.

arbutus flower

In the spring of the year

By the side of the lake

The flower arbutus

Lies wide awake

 (Poem written by Don Ouderkirk)

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