It is with heavy hearts and sadness the family announces the passing, on September 23, 2013 of Donald (Chub) McCurdy at Parkwood Hospital, London, in his 79th year. He leaves to mourn his beloved wife of 54 years, Marion (Lamport) McCurdy. Dear father of Nancy (Dean) Campbell of Cambridge, Barbara McCurdy of London, Sandra Oosterink of Woodstock and Shawn (Kerri) McCurdy of Mt. Brydges. Loved grandfather of Danielle, Cole; April, Will; Kaitlyn, Chelsea, Shayna; Braenna, Hadleigh and Cooper. Surviving are his sister Carol Woodhouse-Hansen of Virgina, USA, and brother-in-law Glen (Betty Ann) Lamport of Ilderton. Predeceased by his parents D. Cooper and Elsie McCurdy, sister Joanne Lyon, brothers-in-law Kirk Lyon and Darrell Hansen, and son-in-law John Oosterink. Don proudly served with the Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada in Korea during the Korean War.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, (one west of Main) Exeter, on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9PM, A Legion and Korean Veterans Association Service will be held in the funeral home, Wednesday evening at 6:30PM. A private family service will take place on Thursday. Interment Roy’s Cemetery.
If you wish to make donations, please consider the Tourette Society, Cancer Society, or your favourite charity.