Donald W. Atkinson

July 18, 1930July 28, 2020

Born 1930 (Toronto, ON) - died July 28th, 2020 (Victoria, BC). Survived by his loving wife, Betty (Wingett) of 65 years, children; Cheryl (Dean), Bill (Helene) and Donna (Glen), grandchildren; Lesley (Paul), Alex and Kelly (Kevin), great grandchildren Kealeigh (and one on the way). Don was predeceased by parents William and Gertrude and brother Bob Atkinson.

Don was a pioneer employee at Computing Devices of Canada then moved to work for the Department of Supply Services (Federal Government) until retirement followed by several years with ADGA Group as a consultant.

Summers in Ottawa included cottages, boats, fishing and winters were spent in Florida followed by a move to Victoria 15 years ago. Above all, he cherished his many friends and adored his wife who he danced with every chance he had.

The family wishes to thank MAID. No service by request. In lieu of flowers, please donate to a charity of your choice and most important please "be kind to each other".


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Brenda Nichol

August 2, 2020

So sorry to hear of your family's loss. May happy memories keep you strong in this sad time.

Brenda Nichol

Joyce Nichol

August 1, 2020

Cheryl and Dean: So very sorry to hear of your loss, sending my sincere sympathy to all the family, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.

Fenton & Margaret Yeo

July 31, 2020

Cheryl & Dean, and all the family.
We were sad to hear of Donald's passing. We hope happy family memories will help you through this sad time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Sincerely Fenton (Dean's brother) & Margie Yeo


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