Kenneth Barber passed away peacefully at the Hospice at May Court in Ottawa on Sun., July 22, 2012, in his 82nd year.
He was the son of the late Bertha May McVey and Hebron Isaac Barber. He was the dear brother of Marion Merkley, and the brother-in-law of Cameron Merkley. He was predeceased by his sister, Agnes Woodward, and brother-in-law, Fred Woodward. He will be missed by his adopted son, Arthur Sypes, and was predeceased by his good friend Joyce, his niece Christy Merkley, nephews, Ian, Robert, and John Merkley, and many friends.
The family wishes to thank the caring staff at Retire-At-Home, Dr. Susan Gick, and the staff at The Hospice at May Court.
Family and friends may visit at the Daniels Funeral Chapels, 472 Main Street, Winchester, on Thurs., July 26 from 7 to 9 pm. The service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Fri., July 27 at 11 am, followed by inurnment at Springhill Cemetery in Metcalfe.
Memorial donations may be made to The Hospice at May Court or a charity of your choice.
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