Leonard John DURAND
(retired Food Service Industry)
Peacefully, with his loving family by his side on Friday, November 9, 2018 at the age of 76 years. Leonard John Durand, loving father of Philippe (Prakone Vongsouneth) and Julie (Derek Sczesny) of Edmonton, Alberta.
Cherished ‘Grampa’ to his grandchildren Olivia and Jarett.
Dear son of the late Jean Louis Durand and Margaret Meagher.
Survived by his sisters Helen (Mark Charron), Pierrette (Jerry Major); and predeceased by brother John Durand.
The family would like to thank the staff of the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre for their care and compassion.
Friends are invited to pay respects to the family at The Whelan Funeral Home, 515 Cooper St. (between Bay & Lyon)
on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 2 to 4 PM and 7 to 9 PM.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Notre Dame Cathedral, 385 Sussex Drive on Wednesday, November 14 at 10 AM. A time of refreshment and fellowship will follow in the Church Hall. Interment to follow at The Notre Dame Cemetery.
Donations in memory to Bruyère’s Palliative Care Unit,
at www.bruyere.org/give or by mail to Bruyère Foundation, 43 Bruyère St, Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8 greatly appreciated by the family.
Arrangements entrusted to The Whelan Funeral Home, tel. 613.233-1488