Gates Frank Paper copyDecember 20, 1935 – April 22, 2014
Precious husband of Barbara Helen Kennedy and the late Eleanor (Johnston) (2007). Loving father of James, Geoffrey, and Stephen (Cynthia). Adored Grandpa of Hayden, Benjamin and Melissa. Loving stepfather of Timothy Kennedy (Veronica), Linda Kennedy, Daniel Kennedy (Cindy), and J. Patrick Kennedy (Patricia). Dear brother of Patsy Cowan (Jack). Predeceased by 4 sisters, Doris Beals, Edythe Stewart, Evelyn Harrison, and Gloria McLain. Frank will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Frank was a member of St. John’s Anglican Church and Choir, an engineer for 35 years at H.J. Heinz Co. a former President of UFCW local P459 and a graduate of Wayne State University, School of Engineering. He was a dedicated hockey father and former Scout Leader at 3rd Leamington Scouts. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Frank’s life at St. John’s Anglican Church, 60 Erie Street North, Leamington on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 11 a.m. Rev. Robert Lemon officiating. Interment St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may share memories at

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