OBITUARY

Douglas Holmes

January 15, 1926August 17, 2013

HOLMES, Douglas Reginald – Passed away peacefully at the FJ Davey Home on Saturday, August 17, 2013 in his 87th year. Doug was surrounded by the loving care of his family. Beloved husband of Dory for 58 years. Loving father of Jeff (Judi) and Shauna (Kevin). Dear grandpa of Brian (Monique) and Aubrey, Brenna and Nick. Great grandpa of Penelope. He was predeceased by his parents, David and Margaret and brother of Wally (Margaret). He leaves behind his sister Colleen (late Jim). Loving uncle and great uncle of many nieces and nephews. At the request of the family there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society or a charity of your choice. A very special thank you to Graham Clark and the Alzheimer’s Society and the wonderful nursing staff at the Davey Home. (Arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 705-759-2522). Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com.

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Lesley Walsh Tibben

August 28, 2013

Dear Dory, Jeff, Judy and families,
I cannot tell you how sad I am for your loss. I understand all too well the feelings you are going through now. Please remember all the wonderful times you have had together in the days to come.
The Tibben Family

Carla Dawson-Parniak

August 27, 2013

Dear Dory, Shauna and Jeff and families, My most sincere condolences to all of you on the death of a wonderful husband, father and grandfather, Doug. We share fond memories of summers at Sand Bay, the occasional drink or two on the beach....memories we will all cherish over the years. Keeping you in my prayers.

Carla

Kay & Lorne Falls

August 27, 2013

Dear Dory & Family -
Please accept our sincere condolences in your loss of your loved one Doug.

One thing that can't be taken away are the special memories.

Love & Hugs,,
Kay & Lorne Falls

raffaela medaglia

August 27, 2013

Sorry for your loss

August 26, 2013

Dory, my deepest condolences go out to you & your family. Doug was a quiet gentleman! Enjoy your memories.

August 25, 2013

Dear Jeff and family so sorry about your dad, just know prayers and thoughts are being sent your way.

Mary Farrell

August 25, 2013

Dory, We are very sorry for your loss, our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult and sad time.
Mauricette and Rene Sist

August 25, 2013

Dory, We are very sorry for your loss, our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult and sad time.
Mauricette and Rene Sist

Rob & Suzanne Salituri

August 25, 2013

Dear Jeff, our deepest condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Rob Mannello

August 24, 2013

Very sorry to hear of your loss, we will always remember Doug as our friendly and kind neighbour, God bless your family