Bourne, Ronald Martyn

Bourne, Ronald Martyn

August 7th, 2015

At Glendale Crossing on Friday, August 7th, 2015, in his 81st year.  Beloved husband of Dorothy for 61 years.  Dear father of David (Marilyn), Alan (Mary) and Karen McCoy (John).  Loving grandfather of 8 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.  Ron retired as Platoon Chief from the London Fire Department after 33 years of service.  He played hockey until the age of 72 and golfed and bowled until age 79.  The family extends a special ‘Thank you’ to the caring staff at Glendale Crossing where Ron lived for the last year when Parkinson’s became too much.   Visitation will be held on Monday from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the funeral service will be conducted on Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.  Interment, Woodland Cemetery.  Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Ron are asked to consider the Parkinson Society or their charity of choice.

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John & Claire HeegsmaWe`re so sorry Dorothy, having just read the sad news of the passing of Ron. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. John & Claire Heegsma
Alan Busche Hello Dorothy: I am a Huff n' Puff hockey player. I enjoyed playing against Ron. He was a fine player and a great and gentle friend to us all. His memory is something I cherish. We should all be as kind to one another as he was to us. Sincerely, Alan Busche
Aries and Susan BergsmaDorothy and family We mourn for your loss, Ron was a great colleague, I had the opportunity to work with him,play golf with him and play lots of hockey with him. The angels from their thrones on high Look down on us with wondering eye, That when we are but passing guests We build such strong and solid nests, But where we think to to dwell for aye We scarce take heed a stone to lay Sue and Harry Bergsma
Neila LawsonFond memories of Ron and your family from Trinity days. My deepest sympathies. Blessings Neila
Bill WatkinMy condolences to the family. Sorry I missed the visitation due to vacation. I have fond memories of our early years growing up. Please accept the donation I sent to the Parkinson Society.
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