Peacefully at Seeley’s Bay Retirement Home on Wednesday February 20, 2013. Ralph Hartley of Seeley’s Bay, in his 86th year. Beloved husband of the late Merla Freeman. Dear father of Gary (Carol), Lyn (Dale) Simpson, Brian and Barry all of Seeley’s Bay and Larry (Monique) of RR # 1, Gananoque. Dear brother of Mary, Howard, Jimmy and Stanley. Predeceased by sister, Beryl and brother, Leslie “Bud”. Fondly remembered by 8 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at the SCOTLAND FUNERAL HOME, 27 Main Street, Elgin on Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9. Funeral Service in Our Chapel on Sunday afternoon at 1:30. Interment Olivet Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to the Kidney Foundation or the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (Cancer Centre) would be appreciated by the family.