December 7, 1921 - May 25, 2017
Service Date: June 1, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Peacefully, surrounded by family, on Thursday May 25, 2017 in his 96th year. Survived by long-time partner Jean Miller, daughter Dona Martin (Donald), and son Kenneth Sharpe (Mary MacNaughton). Predeceased by his twin brother Kenneth and beloved wife Gwyneth. Walt will be greatly missed by extended family, Bruce, Jennifer, Caragh and Riley. Throughout life, Walt was an avid golfer, hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed life to the fullest and will be lovingly remembered by his family and friends. The family wishes to express gratitude and thanks to staff at Almonte General Hospital for their care and compassion. Family and friends are invited to attend a service at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd), 3440 Richmond Road, Ottawa on Thursday June 1st at 2:00pm followed by a reception. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Rosamond Unit of the Almonte General Hospital.