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Gordon Edward Bartlett

October 3, 1943October 27, 2020
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It is with heavy hearts and sadness that we announce that Gordon Edward Bartlett passed away on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 in the comfort of his home surrounded by his family. After a long courageous battle with "ALS" also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.

He will be deeply missed by loving family and friends. He leaves behind his loving wife of 53 years Barbara (nee “Annie” Cole), proud father of his daughters Darlene (John) Hookey, and Jacqueline (Dwayne) Beer. Devoted Poppy to Cole John Gordon (Shea Woodford), Cailey Francis Hookey, Bryson Robert and Mackenzie Dawn Beer.

Dear brother to Louis, George (Barbara) of South River, NFLD, Stan (Patricia), sister Lorraine (Bill) Cahill of St. John’s NFLD. In-laws Rita, Madonna, Myrtle and Anna Cole, Mary (Raymond) Snow, and Thomas Sullivan, along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Gordon was predeceased by his parents, Bartholmew and Beryl, and niece Dawn Marie Cahill. Brother and sister in-laws, Leo (Marie), Maxwell (Patricia), Peter, George, Raymond, and Nicolas Cole, Laura (Herbert) Reid, Regina Sullivan and Genevieve Bartlett.

Born in Bell Island, Newfoundland on October 3, 1943, then relocated to Cambridge in 1962. Gord was a strong, hardworking man, who worked at Budd Automotive for 35 years. In his younger years he was a member of Strokers car club and enjoyed drag racing. He was an avid hunter, and loved watching the Toronto Maple Leafs, and the Toronto Blue Jays. He also enjoyed spending time playing cards with close friends and family.

Words can’t express thank you enough for the amazing care provided by PSW’s Ray, Lorna, Joe, Mila, Christina, Nicole, Leslie and palliative care nurse Abby. Along with Dr. Holling, nurse practitioner Cindy, and occupational therapist Helen. A special thank you to John, Gus, Kim, Tony, Don, and Wayne.

In accordance with current Covid-19 Provincial, Federal and the Bereavement Authority of Ontario regulations, special arrangements have been made to accommodate the safety and convenience of everyone. Access to the facility will be controlled and all visitors will be required to wear a mask, to provide the funeral home personnel with their name and telephone number upon arrival, and to observe physical distancing measures while on the premises. Visitation will be held at Coutts Funeral Home, 96 St. Andrews Street, Cambridge, 519-621-1650 on Friday, October 30, 2020 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Upon arrival to the scheduled events, funeral home staff will provide complete directions. A private Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 1 p.m. and all are invited to join through a live broadcast on the Coutts Funeral Home Facebook Page, Interment to follow at Mount View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, or expressions of sympathy donations can be made to the ALS Society of Canada.

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john gauci

October 31, 2020

My sincere condolences to you Annie and your Family on the passing of your husband Gord...

Monika Noseworthy

October 30, 2020

Dear Barb, Darlene and Jacqueline,

My deepest Sympathy for your loss.

May you have your memories for comfort,
Friends for support,
And flowers to ease your sadness.

"I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death.

They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make.

Their love leaves an indelible imprint in our memories.

We find comfort in knowing that our lives have been enriched by having shared their love".

May the Angel’s surround you and comfort you at this time.

You are all in my prayers.

Monika

Paul And Beth McLean

October 30, 2020

To Annie and family, Beth and I were so sorry to learn of Gord’s passing. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Sheri McGregor

October 30, 2020

Such a wonderful tribute to a wonderful Man, husband, father, pop, friend and mentor to those who had the pleasure of knowing him. Sending my deepest condolences and love.
Cherish the many memories .. he will always be with you.

Love Sheri , Linton & Lyndsey

Barb. (Toole ) Richards

October 30, 2020

So so sorry Barb on the loss of your husband , Iloss mind 5yrs. ago.
I dont know if you will remember me I worked with you many yrs. ago.

Johnena (Cahill) Quirke

October 29, 2020

To Annie & Family: Our deepest sympathy on Gord's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you deal with your sad loss.


Johnena & Bob Quirke

Mary Ellen Connors-Murphy

October 29, 2020

To Anne and Family. I was so sorry to read about the loss of your husband, Gord. Please accept my condolences and sincere sympathies on his passing. Hold on to the beautiful memories you created together, and they will be your greatest strength in your life without him. RIP Gord, and God Bless You Anne...

Shelly and Alex Harvey (Clarke)

October 29, 2020

We are so sorry to hear of Gords passing, we are Sending our love and strength to Barb and the whole family.


Andrea Bartlett-Thomson

October 29, 2020

So sorry to hear of Uncle Gord's passing. Thoughts and prayers with everyone. May he rest in peace.

Love
Andrea

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