Allan Luke Paul Lewin passed away suddenly at home on Wed., Feb. 6, 2013.
He was the much loved and deeply missed father of Karen (Nathan Staples), and Amanda (Jason Van Oers). He was the cherished Grandfather and loving “Papa Al” to his only grandchild, Joshua Adam Scott Van Oers, and his faithful companion Bailey. Allan was predeceased by his parents, Dr. James A. Lewin and Elizabeth Lewin (nee Lafford), his sister, Judy, and brother, Wayne Lewin. He is survived by Peggy Lewin, and her Mom Hilda Brownell, his brother, Jamie Lewin of Vancouver, sisters, Beth (Koen) of Indonesia, Rosemary (Randy) of Kemptville, Dr. Laura Lee Lewin (Dr. Andrew Weins) of Ottawa, and Catherine Clermont of Kemptville, and will be remembered fondly by many nieces and nephews.
By Al’s request, cremation has taken place. A memorial celebration will be held at the Byers Funeral Home, 2990 Church Street South Mountain (613-989-3836), on Fri., Feb. 15 at 12 pm. There will be a private family interment.
By family request, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
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