J. Lynden McEwen
Heather Crest Farm
March 25, 1931 – July 26, 2015
John Lynden McEwen of Metcalfe passed away peacefully with family by his side at the Ottawa Heart Institute, on Sun., July 26, 2015. He was 84.
He was the beloved husband for 52 years of Marion Megill. He was the cherished father of George, Hugh (Cheryl Cooper), and Anne (David Rubinoff) McEwen. He was the adoring “Pap” to Kate and Stuart McEwen, and Rebecca and Sarah Rubinoff. He was the loving brother of Dr. Dean (Lynn) MacEwen of New Castle, Del., and brother-in-law of Stephanie (Doug) Fox of Oakville. He was the dearly loved Uncle Lynden to Kathy (Charles) Potter, Jane (Rick) Barton, Nancy (Larry) Hartigan, David (Jenny) and John (Elise) MacEwen, and Tim and Katie Fox. He was predeceased by his parents, George and Katie McEwen; infant brother Russell; and sister-in-law Sally Megill.
He was the proud fourth-generation owner of Heather Crest Dairy Farmest. 1830, Lot 35 Con. 9, Metcalfe. He was a faithful member of Kenmore United Church.
Special thanks to the medical team at the Ottawa Heart Institute and Dr. Archibald.
Family and friends are invited to pay their respects at the Daley Family Funeral Home, 6971 Bank St. (between Scrivens Dr. and Metcalfe corner) on Fri., July 31 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm. The funeral service will be held at St. Paul’s United Church, 3302 York’s Corners Rd. in Kenmore, on Sat., Aug. 1 at 11 am.
Donations may be made to the Ottawa Heart Institute or St. Paul’s United Church in Kenmore.