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Sterling Douglas

1 July, 193127 March, 2021

The Douglas family is sad to announce the passing of Sterling Douglas on Saturday March 27, 2021.

He was born to William and Margaret on July 1st, 1931 in Emo. Sterling was a hard worker and worked at a variety of jobs including the Mando camps, Steeprock Mines, the MNR, and ended his career at the Fort Frances Rainy River Roman Catholic Separate School Board.

Sterling was predeceased by his daughter Margaret and son Shawn.

Sterling is survived by his wife Fern, his children Patrick (Linda), Sandy, Stephen (Kim), and Bill (Shelley). He was a loving grandfather to Chad, Jenny, Shannon, Jonathon, Breanne, Shawna, Abby, Joel and Grace. Cremation has taken place and a family celebration will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to BISNO through their website Bisno – Brain Injury Services Northern Ontario


Sterling Douglas

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Teena Chabot

1 April 2021

I always remember Mr. Douglas as a kind man when he was the janitor and I was a student. Hugs to the family.

Deanna Koval

31 March 2021

Dear Fern & Family; I have heard so many wonderful stories of your times spent in Dryden at your cozy cabin as well as Fort Frances. So many special occasions spent with Steve, Kim and your beautiful grandchildren Grace and Joel. My deepest sympathy in the loss of Grandpa/Sterling, I hope the love and treasured memories will soon ease your sorrow. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. xo Deanna

Bill Gushulak

30 March 2021

Fern and Family : My thoughts and prayers are with you. I hope that happy memories will give you strength during this difficult time. Your friend, Willie

Monica Armour

30 March 2021

My condolences to the family. I am a friend of Kim. I know she thought a lot of Sterling.

Diana Miller

30 March 2021

Deepest sympathy to your family in the loss of Sterling. My thoughts are with all of you. Love. Diana Miller

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