April 25, 1926 - April 9, 2016
Service Date: April 14, 2016
Funeral Home Ottawa - Westboro Chapel
Peacefully in hospital on Saturday, April 9th, 2016 in his 90th year. Loving husband, friend and partner of 66 years to Melba Hurd (nee Spratt). Dear father of Peter (Patricia) and David (Nora McCarthy-Hurd). Proud grandpa of Spenser, Sean (Shay), Caitlin, Erin (Ryan Hicks), Abby, Michelle and Trevor. Great grandpa of Rileyn, Ryker, Caiden and Emmett. Son of the late Alfred and Inace Hurd (nee Platt). Predeceased by son Andrew and siblings Norman and Betty Black. He will be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews and extended family. Ken was an honored member and former president of the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club. The family would like to thank all those who cared for Ken during his stay at the Civic Hospital. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 14th, 2016 at 11 a.m at the Julian of Norwich Anglican Church formerly known as St. Richards Anglican Church, 9 Rossland Ave (at Merivale Rd.), Ottawa. A reception will be held at the Ravines Retirement Residence, 626 Prado Private, Nepean, following the service at 12:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.