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Garnet Gordon
In Memory of

Garnet William Gordon

1939 - 2017

Obituary of Garnet Gordon

Gordon, Garnet William (77 years)

Passed away peacefully on Friday June 23, 2017 at PRHC after a long battle with COPD. He was also a lung cancer survivor since 1992. Pre-deceased by his parents William Gordon and Dolly (McKinley), brother-in-law Stewart, sister Doris, sisters-in-law Dorothy and Joyce and his niece Shelly. Garnet leaves behind his loving wife Patricia of 35 years. His loving son Roger (Karry) and daughter Kim Abraham (Steve). Grandchildren Jennifer, Julie and Jamie and 4 great grandchildren. Pre-deceased by his beloved granddaughter Sherry Abraham (2001). He will be fondly remembered by his brother Ross and sister Sheila, best friend Marg Gordon and many nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors. Garnet was a devoted family man who loved a good party; he was the best dancer on the floor and spoon player. He enjoyed his retirement after 30 years at Trent University. He had a special spot in his heart for "Murphy" his Australian Sheppard (Deceased). Garnet will be sadly missed and loved by all who knew him. Thank you to all the nursing staff on 4A of PRHC. A Memorial Reception will be held on Wednesday June 28th from 12-3pm with words of remembrance at 1pm at THE ASHBURNHAM FUNERAL HOME 840 Armour Rd. Interment Emily Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Charity of your choice. Online condolences may be given to the family at

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