The Royal
Canadian Legion

Ontario : Branch 530 - Waterloo.

 

Home

News

All News
Branch News
RCL
Poppy Fund
Ways / Means
Executive
Finance
B.D.M.
Membership
Sick / Visiting
Seniors
Entertainment
Sports
Canteen
Afghanistan
Veterans
Miscellaneous
Humour

News Letters
Photo Gallery
Video Gallery
 

 

News - Births Deaths and Marriages - 19 Feb 2011

News Item 208 of 217 

Births Deaths and Marriages: 19 Feb 2011
GAVIN CURRIE - Veteran's Tribute Service

There will be a combined Legion/Navy Club Tribute Service for departed Navy Vet GAVIN CURRIE on Tuesday Feb 22nd 7 PM at Ratz & Bechtel's

Gavin was a WWII Veteran, and 39-year member of Branch 530 before illness struck.

Please try to honour his memory with your attendance.

Full Obituary:
CURRIE, Gavin Passed away on Thursday, February 17, 2011, in his 86th year, with his family at his side. Beloved husband of 64 years to his wife Betty. Dear father to his sons Darryl and Brad. Survived by two of his sisters and family members in Eastern Canada. He was the Director of Purchases at the University of Waterloo until his retirement in 1977. Gavin was a member of the K.W. Naval Veterans' Association, Royal Canadian Legion and Trinity United Church. He was most proud of his WWII service as a corvette ship radar operator, seeing action during the Battle of the Atlantic. His wink and his smile will be truly missed. The family wishes to express deep appreciation to Dr. Prasad, Dr. Tan and all of the staff of the 6th floor at St. Mary's Hospital. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Visitation will be held at the Ratz-Bechtel Family Centre , 621 King St. W. on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 from 5-9 p.m. A private family burial will take place at Woodland Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Online condolences may be sent to www.ratzbechtelfuneralhome.com

jm
 

Read 24937 times.

Member Comments on this Article.


None

 

 

        News Item 208 of 217   
     

Search News :

 

 

 

SUPPORT OUR TROOPS - WEAR RED ON FRIDAYS

TOP BACK TO TOP | ABOUT US | NEWS | ACTIVITIES| MEMBERS | LINKS | LEST WE FORGET | HOME


Contact Us


Guest Book


 

Web Hosted By
Mail Services By
  

Copyright: Royal Canadian Legion, Waterloo (Branch 530) Ontario 2021
Daily Visitors: Since Inception Oct 30, 2007  1659036, This Month 5941, Today 178
ADMIN

Special thanks to...
Non-Profit Web Hosting
provided by myhosting.com