Laurence (Lorne) Michael Joseph Hendrick
Lorne Hendrick passed away peacefully in the Great War Memorial Hospital of Perth District in Perth, surrounded by the love of his family, on Sun., May 20, 2012, in his 85th year.
Lorne was predeceased by his parents, the late Patrick Sr. and Verna Hendrick (nee Joynt). He was the cherished husband of Bernadette Hendrick (nee Lavigne), and the treasured father to Susan (Douglas) Merkley of Winchester, Grant (Nancy) Hendrick of California, and Carol (Franz) Santo of Germany. He was the loving and respected grandfather to Patrick (Nadine), Ryan (Jen Soetemans), Laura, Scott (Danielle) Boucher, and Shari (Jeff) Byvelds, and great-grandfather to Hanna, Eve, Ava, Lena, Ethan, and Chelsea. He was predeceased by his sister, Helen (the late John V.) Collins, and his brother, Patrick Jr. He will be fondly remembered by his siblings Maureen (Maurice) Labelle, Betty (the late Ben) Turpin, and Ann (Georges) Lacavalier.
Master Warrant Officer Hendrick retired after 27 years of distinguished service with the R.C.A.F. He will be sadly missed by the Hendrick and Lavigne families, his dear friends and colleagues throughout the years, and his numerous nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place with a memorial service to be held at a later date.
The funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the O’Dacre Family Funeral Home in Perth (613-267-3082).