It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Robert 'Sandy' McGaw,
born in Windsor Ontario, passed away July 7th, in his one hundredth year.
Predeceased by his wife Helen (Light) McGaw. Loving father to Margaret
(Brian) Leach, Barbara (Mike LeMay), Sheila (Rob Quinn), and Robert
(Audrey). Sadly missed by twelve grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and
many nieces and nephews.
Sandy served in WWll with the RCAF and the 458th RAAF Squadron. Post war,
Sandy graduated as a mechanical engineer from the University of Toronto. His
engineering career was with C D Howe International in Montreal, Toronto and
He was an avid golfer and curler. Sandy enjoyed many family gatherings
revelling in the successes and accomplishments of three generations. His
family brought him great joy.
Internment will take place July 19. A celebration of life will be held at a
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Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre
Ottawa Hospital General Campus Palliative Care Unit
501 Smyth Rd., Ottawa ON K1H 8L6