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Douglas MacKechnie

March 18, 1927 — October 26, 2023

Passed away peacefully at the age of 96 years. Beloved husband to Helen MacKechnie (Tullis, predeceased).  Father of Peter (Anik Bédard), Stephen (Karen), Cathy (Ted Murphy) and Nancy (Robb Stewart).  Grandfather of Mia, Sam, Emma, Jacob, Nathan, Abby, Jae and uncle to many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by brothers Ronald and Laurie. Survived by sister Lorna Townsend (Elmo). Doug was born in Onslow (Wyman) in western Quebec, on the north shore of the Ottawa River, and was a resident of Ottawa and Norway Bay (Quebec). Doug was a long-time member of Bells Corners United Church. Friends may call at Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Home, 3440 Richmond Road, Ottawa (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.) on Sunday, November 5 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Funeral service will be held at Bells Corners United Church on Monday, November 6 at 11:00 am, with a reception to follow in the church hall. Tubman Funeral Homes website will provide a link to a live stream of the funeral. Interment will be held at Norway Bay Cemetery after the reception. Donations can be made to Bells Corners United Church or Norway Bay Municipal Association. We would like to express appreciation to the skilled and caring staff at Stillwater Creek Retirement Residence, as well as the Ottawa Heart Institute, Dr. Hacker and the community palliative care team

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Visitation

Sunday, November 5, 2023

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Tubman Funeral Homes - Garden Chapel Nepean

3440 Richmond Road, Nepean, ON K2H 8H7

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Monday, November 6, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Bells Corners United Church (Ottawa)

3955 Old Richmond Rd, Ottawa, ON K2H 5C5

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