August 22, 1928 - June 20, 2017
Service Date: June 25, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Genn, N. H. “Bud”
Peacefully on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 in his 89th year. Pre-deceased by his wife Loane Brazeau. Dear father of Kim and Laurie (Ric Helm). Loving grandfather of Jesse MacLean and Shannon Helm. Great grampa to Jack MacLean. Survived by his brother Dan (Alida) and sister Gail (Bob Chambers). Bud was born in Sherbrooke, Quebec on August 22nd, 1928 and he married Loane in 1955. He retired from Bell Canada in 1984 after 34 years. Bud and Loane spent many happy summers at Norway Lake where he was an avid sailor. Bud was a long-time member of the Ottawa Curling Club where he and his team achieved an Eight-End in 1988. Bud will be sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews and many friends. The family would like to thank the staff at Park Place Retirement Residence and the stroke team at the Civic Hospital. Friends may visit at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd., Nepean (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.) on Sunday June 25th, 2017 from 12:00 noon until time of Memorial Service in the chapel at 2:30 p.m. followed by a reception. Donations in Bud’s memory may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association or a charity of your choice.