January 18, 1924 - May 10, 2018
Vance, Thomas Edward (Eddie)
WW II Veteran
Former Owner of Eddies Service Centre
March Road from 1955-1989
Peacefully passed away in hospital with family by his side on Thursday morning, May 10, 2018 at the age of 94.
Loving father of Don (Janet), Bill (Melaina), Barry, Dale and Judy (the late Scott). Proud Grandpa to Sandy, Sherrie (Cory), Katie, Shaelynn, Gracey, Nathan, Tara (Tony), Bruce (Nicole) and Great-Grandpa to Liam, Caleb, Charlie, Ava, Bronwyn, Scottie, Roland, and Malcolm. Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by the mother of their children Ila Bradley; brothers Bennie (Barbara) and infant brother Roy and his granddaughter Erin. Predeceased by his longtime companion Jeannine Paquette. Dad was a proud member of the Kanata Legion Br. 638, the 410 Wing of the Air Force Association and the Orange Lodge for many decades. Special thanks to Kaleigh, Tina, Marie and Wendy for the care and attention given to Dad at home.
Friends may pay their respects at the
Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes
115 Rivington Street
on Monday, May 14th from 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday, May 15th from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. John’s Anglican Church, South March, 325 Sandhill Road, Kanata on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Followed by a reception at the Kanata Legion. Interment in the Parish Cemetery at a later date. For those who wish, please consider a memorial donation in Eddie’s memory to the Ottawa Valley Wild Bird Care Centre, 734 Moodie Drive, Nepean, ON. K2H 7V2.