Just in case some of you did not see this — from the Alan Barker Website
(Carleton Place Fire Dept.)
with 40 years service and
Carleton Place Hydro
with 19 years service.
Suddenly at home in Carleton Place, Ontario on Sunday, August 23, 2015, in his 78th year.
Beloved husband of Fran (nee Southwell) for 53 years. Dear father of Bill (Bev), Brent (Dawna) and Blair (Carolee). Loved grandpa and great-grandpa. Dear brother of Wilma Boughner (Richard). Predeceased by sisters Lois and Heather and brother Morley.
Family and friends may visit the family at the
Alan R. Barker Funeral Home, 19 McArthur Avenue, Carleton Place
on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 2 p.m.
Interment to follow at St. James Anglican Cemetery.
Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Ab taught me how to swim , fish, drive a boat , hunt and many other of lifes task. Ab wasn’t very big but if you ever saw him coming out of a burning house you would swear he was 7 feet tall !! Seventy eight years way to go Ab you beat the odds big time..–Ted Hurdis