November 16, 1922 - August 28, 2017
Service Date: September 2, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Peacefully on Monday August 28, 2017 in his 95th year. Predeceased by his beloved wife, Frances Madeline (nee Ferris). Survived by his children Anne Smallbone, Jean Stairs (Wayne Soble), James (Holly) Stairs; his grandchildren Laura, Emily (Arthur Ramsay), Colin, Jessica and Kyle (Melissa); and great-grandchild Daisy Ramsay. Predeceased by his parents Lee Nelson and Bessie Almon (nee Chapman); and brothers Lawrence, Waldo, Malcolm, and Osborne. The family expresses heartfelt appreciation to the health care team of “Cottage Wing”, Granite Ridge Community Care Stittsville. Visitation will be at the
Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes
3440 Richmond Road, Nepean
(Between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.)
On Friday, September 1, 2017 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at McPhail Memorial Baptist Church, 249 Bronson Avenue from 2 p.m. until service time at 3 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to McPhail Memorial Baptist Church or a charity of your choice.