Edward McKinnon born on October 28, 1929 in Kenora Ontario died peacefully in his sleep in Exeter on Friday January 7, 2011. Married for 54 years to his beloved partner and best friend Sandra (nee Malone), proud father of James (New York) and David/Chan (Christina) (Toronto). Grandfather to Darcy and Lyla McKinnon. Ed will be deeply missed by his sisters Helen McKinnon (Peterborough) and Lorna Tetro (London) and the entire McKinnon and Bayley families. He was predeceased by his father Hugh Bathgate McKinnon and mother Edna McKinnon, brothers Hugh and Billie, sisters Dorothy Higginson and Monica Jackson. He will be deeply missed by his extended family as Uncle Eddy was a favourite to all. His career included many years as Vice President of Slough Estates in Toronto. He and Sandra enjoyed a rich and full life since their retirement and his intelligence and humour will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Friends may gather at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, 1 west of Main, Exeter on Monday, January 10th at 10:30 AM for a memorial service, which will be held at 11:00 AM.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Sick Kids Hospital Foundation or St. Michael’s Hospital Foundation are appreciated.
Edward Hubert McKinnon