Wayne Finner — obituary

In loving memory of
Wayne Finner

Of Almonte, Ontario who passed away February 18, 2019 at the age of 75.  Beloved husband of Carolyn (nee Ziebarth) for 53 years and devoted father to Christopher (Karen) and Jason (Linda).  Loving grandfather of Wesley, Chloe, Poppy, and Fiona.  Son of the late Gert and Charlie Finner of Almonte.  Wayne passed away with his wife and sons by his side at the Almonte General Hospital. Predeceased by his siblings Earl (Ollie), Bernard (late Heather), Patsy Hamill (late Jack), John (Ruth), and Dean (Cathy).  Wayne enjoyed a 37-year career with Ottawa Hydro working with many respected colleagues and successfully serving for numerous years as the president of the union.  During his retirement, as the unofficial ‘Mayor of Blakeney’, Wayne thoroughly enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, socializing over a daily coffee with great friends,  and loyally tending to his backyard bird sanctuary.  Memorial donations to Hub Hospice Palliative Care are appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

Family and Friends may visit on Monday, February 25, 2019 from 10am to 11am in the Holy Name of Mary Parish (134 Bridge St., Almonte, ON.).  Funeral Mass to follow at 11am same day.  Reception Almonte Civitan Hall.  Spring Inurnment St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of

C. R. GAMBLE

FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL Inc.

(127 Church Street, Almonte, ON. (613)256-3313)

 

Condolences & Tributes: www.crgamble.com