COLBRAN—Melvin at the Ottawa Heart Institute on Wednesday October 30, 2013. Melvin Colbran of Cornwall; age 89 years. Beloved husband for 70 years of Kathleen (Cain) Colbran. Dear father of Dale of Calgary, AB, and Carol Cummings (Doug) of Lunenburg. Loving grandfather of 4 grandchildren Laura Leishman (Gord Pechie), Carla Mason (Troy), Zachary, and Madison Colbran and 4 great-grandchildren Heather and Stacy Leishman, Devon and Dylan Mason. Son of the late Simon Colbran and the late Violet (Scott) Colbran. Dear brother of Manford (Ina) of Calgary, AB, Mary Marjerrsion of Cornwall, Adeline Proudfoot of Vankleek Hill, and Sandra Hall (Gordon) of Richmond. Predeceased by four brothers Herbert, Henry, Lester, and Stanley and one sister Ruth. Visitation will be held at McArthur Bros. & MacNeil Funeral Home & Chapel , 428 Second Street East Cornwall (613-932-6300) on Friday from 2 pm to 4 pm and 7 pm to 9 pm and on Saturday from 12 pm to time of service. A service in celebration of Melvin Colbran’s life will be held in the Chapel of the Funeral Home on Saturday November 2, 2013 at 1:30 pm. Interment in St. Lawrence Valley Cemetery Long Sault. Memorial donations to the Hospice Cornwall or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family. Messages of condolence may be left at www.mcarthurbrosfh.com
Brethren of Cornwall Masonic Lodge Corinthian # 125 and all visiting brethren are asked to assemble at the Funeral Home on Friday at 7:30 pm for a Masonic Service for our late brother.
All members of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 297 are asked to assemble at the Funeral Home on Friday at 7:00 pm for a Legion Tribute to our late comrade. Legion dress and medals.