Jerry Alvin Canning
Passed peacefully away on April 3, 2012 at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital, in the presence of his children, Jerry Alvin Canning, aged 71 years. Predeceased by his parents Harry and Laura (Boyd) Canning, brother Melvin, and his Aunt Dot. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his son Jerry (Tonia) and his daughter Laura; stepsons Robert (Stephanie), Travis (Sherry), as well as their mother Myrtle Canning; brothers: Lloyd (Sadie), Aubrey (Doris); sister-in-law Phyllis; fiancé Theresa Noseworthy, and 2 sons; 9 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Special thanks to the doctors, nurses, and staff from 4 West, CICU, and 7 East, as well as other family members and friends that gave of their time. Your kindness and generosity will never be forgotten. Resting at Barrett’s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Thursday, April 5, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., and on Friday, April 6 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.. Funeral service will take place from St. James United Church, Elizabeth Avenue, on Saturday, April 7, 2012, at 11:00 a.m., with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers gratefully accepted, or donations in Jerry’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca.