July 16, 2016
Service Date: September 1, 2016
Funeral Home Ottawa - Westboro Chapel
MALE, Ronald, CGA
Peacefully at Beacon Heights on July 16, 2016 in his 95th year. Husband of the late Joyce Male. Loving father of Ross (Eleanor Sheldrick) and Keith (Olena Lytvyn). Beloved grandfather of Byron, Alexander, Katia and Sofia. Cherished companion of Jacqueline Tanner. Dear uncle of Carol, Winnie, Donna, John, Brian, Bill and Ron. Predeceased by brothers Stan and Jack, and sister Irene.
Ron was a veteran of the Royal Canadian Navy, having served as Chief Petty Officer on HMS Puncher during World War 2. He retired after 35 years service in the Federal Government in Supply Services and related areas as an accountant and manager, finishing as Director in the Canadian Commercial Corporation. He then enjoyed time at Golden Lake with his grandchildren, fishing and golfing, including many games with Jacqueline at Norway Bay. Special thanks to the staff at Beacon Heights Residence for all their care and compassion. Visitation will be held at the
Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes,
403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt Avenue, Ottawa,
on Thursday, September 1, 2016, from 12pm until service time in the chapel at 1:00, interment to follow at Capital Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation or to CNIB.