March 24, 1936 - May 29, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Keith George McConnell
Captain (Ret’d) – Air Canada,
In hospital on Monday, May 29, 2017 at the age of 81. Beloved husband of Doreen (née Siebarth). Proud father of Greg (Karen Tarr), Susan McConnell-Smart (Randy Smart) and Todd (Laura Hellard). Cherished grandfather of Alyson (Bennett Blackwell), Jenna, Chloe and Olivia. Predeceased by parents Lila Hamilton and Mervyn McConnell, brother Mervyn and sister Althea (Russ Berry). The family wishes to express a heartfelt thank you to the Queensway Carleton Hospital Emergency and Medical Staff for all their care. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean on Thursday, June 1, 2017 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm. In keeping with Keith’s wishes a time to ‘raise a glass’ will be held at the Air Force Mess at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Ottawa Heart Institute or the Queensway Carleton Hospital Foundation – Emergency Department would be appreciated. Condolences, tributes or donations may be made at www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com.
“Per ardua ad astra”