September 24, 1926 - September 2, 2017
Service Date: September 7, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Art passed away peacefully in his 91st year. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Irene after 66 years together. Art was the proud father of Bruce (Beverley) and Karin; beloved grandfather of Matthew, Gregory (Lilla), Stacie, Kristen (Ryan Scheibley) and David; special great-grandfather of Gracie, Charlie, Vienna and Vivienne. Art also leaves behind his brother Gordon (Eleanor) in Winnipeg, as well as several cousins, nieces, nephews and dear long-time friends in Canada, the US and the UK; he was predeceased by his brother Jim. Art was a gentleman until the end, and will be missed by all who knew him. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Baseline Rd and Bayshore Dr) on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. A Celebration of Art’s Life will be held at Bethany Baptist Church, 382 Centrepointe Drive, on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 2 p.m. The family wishes to extend heartfelt thanks to all the staff at Longfields Manor. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bethany Baptist Church where Art was a member for 63 years.