23 May, 1956 – 12 May, 2021
The world lost a wonderful and caring person on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Garry passed away at the Revera Heartwood Long Term Care home in Cornwall after a battle with cancer. Garry was in his 64th year.
Garry was born in Cornwall, Ontario on May 23, 1956, the son of the late Joseph (Aldoma) Filion and the late Margaret Frances Filion (Anderson) and he was predeceased by his siblings Annette, Jackie, Roger, Richard and Raymond.
Garry was a Roofer most of his life and loved to tease and joke with people. He enjoyed making people laugh and was loved by many. Garry enjoyed fishing and taking life easy. Garry’s door was open to the many that often times needed help and were always welcomed by him. He had a very big heart! Beloved father of Jamie and Aaron Filion, cherished by his loving sisters and brothers, Donna Perks (Denis), Marlene Quenneville (Gilles), Darlene Filion, Terry-Lee Filion, Robert Filion and Darin Filion.
Sadly, missed by his 7 nieces, Carrie, Barbra, Jenna, Joanne, Chantel, Diana and Debbie and his 2 nephews Shawn, Cory and his many friends and aquaintances.
Cremation entrusted to Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, West Branch, (613-932-2841). There will be an intimate gathering to celebrate his life at a later date.
In Memoriam, Donations made to a charity of your choice.
No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
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15 May 2021
The Leroux Family sends their Deepest Sympathies to the Philion Family for the passing on of Garry Philion. Rest in Peace
14 May 2021
I don't know what to say But I going to miss you I remember your Protect me from my mum in every member you holding my baby In your Arms And to You tell To take care of My self Rest in peace I love you from chantal your neise
Jean & Dan Joyal
14 May 2021
Our deepest sympathy to Jamie, Aaron and all of the Filion family. You are in our thoughts. Garry was always lots of fun. May he rest in Peace.
14 May 2021
Garry I will never forget all our happy memories we had together.I know your free now with all your family you haven't seen in so long.Till we meet again in paradise.Thank you for sending the blue jay. Forever friends Verna and Rod🌈💜🌈