web_mcfarlane richardSuddenly at home at 58 years of age.  Beloved husband and best friend for 35 years to Patti (nee Kogut).  Very proud dad to his wonderful children, Ryan (Shirin Nia), Brandon (Andreea Chircu), Kayley (Chris Dean) and the late Shannon (1993).  Predeceased by his parents, William and Edna McFarlane and his parents in law, Vince and Bernice Kogut.  Brother of Wade, sisters Judi (Jim Bennett), Billie (Rick Brunelle), Brenda (Ron Smith), Dawn (Mark Gibbs) and the late Peter.  Brother in law of  Debbie (Ron Hamelin), Terri (Brian Botterill), Tami (Brian Nantais), Kathi (Randy Charette), Kelli (Steve Beaudoin) and Vince (Nicole Brabant).  Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.  Rick was a proud Canadian Salt employee for 25 years and a former Zehrs employee.  Special thanks to the Mine Rescue and Recovery team for all their help.  Richard was deeply loved and will be sadly missed forever.  Arrangements entrusted to Families First 2130 Front Rd. 519-969-5841.  A private family service has taken place and a celebration of Rick’s life will be held Sunday, January 5th from 1-3 p.m.  at Brews & Cues 5663 Ojibway Pkwy, (519) 972-7200. Share memories or photos at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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