Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Saturday, March 1, 2014 Charles Beedham at 85 years of age. Loving husband of Golda Beedham (nee Thackeray). Dear step-father of Curtis LaFontaine (Nancy), Ramon LaFontaine (the late Brenda), David LaFontaine (Carol), Jeanine Clarey-LaFontaine (Paul), and Kim LaFontaine (Kimberly). Cherished grandfather to eleven grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Jeanette Davey (the late Louis), Mary Worrall (Harry) and the late Flora Annie Cann. Brother-in-law of Mavis Bull, Valetta McVety, and Barbara Thackeray. Also missed by many nieces and nephews. A Funeral Service will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E. in Cobourg on Thursday, March 6 at 3:30 pm. Spring interment at Centenary Cemetery. Visitation to be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, March 5th, from 7 to 9 pm. Those wishing may make memorial donation by cheque to SickKids Foundation, the Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation, or the Northumberland Fare Share Food Bank. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.