September 16, 1949 - May 13, 2016
Service Date: May 17, 2016
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Edward (Ted) Charles Gordon
Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Friday, May 13, 2016 at the age of 66. Beloved husband of Dorothy and devoted father of Jeff (Anne), Allan (Samantha) and Kyle (Meagan). Survived by sisters Karen (Brian) and Linda (Bill) and predeceased by brother Jim (Simone) and parents, Bud and Lyle. Originally from Burlington, Ontario, Ted was a Chartered Accountant by profession. A successful business career brought him to Ottawa where he made his home and raised his sons with Dorothy. His true passions were family and community service. He served on the Federal Task Force on Financial Literacy and was on the Board of Directors of the Log Farm, the Ottawa Congress Centre, the Queensway Carleton Hospital and most recently the Business Development Bank of Canada and the Perley and Rideau Veterans Health Centre. He was loved by family and friends and will be dearly missed by all. Friends may visit at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean on Monday, May 16, 2016 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday, May 17 at 2 p.m. followed by reception. Donations in memory of Ted made to the Hematology Program at The Ottawa General Hospital would be greatly appreciated.