Merciful death due to the ravaging pain of cancer, Duncan Alexander McKellar, at St. Joseph’s Hospice in Sarnia, on Sunday, August 30, 2015, passed away at the age of 83. Loving husband for 64 years of marriage to Dorothy (Nurse) McKellar. Beloved father of Laurie McKellar, Gail Bugden and Bill McKellar and father-in-law of France-Lyse Ruest. Cherished grandfather of Alexander McKellar, Madeleine McKellar, Evelyn McKellar, Spencer Bugden and Marshall Bugden. Dear brother of six sisters and two brothers. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Hector and Maggie McKellar of Glencoe. Duncan was a proud member of the Carpenter’s Union 1256, and was passionate about woodworking. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and the outdoors. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at Smith Funeral Home, on Wednesday, September 2, 2015, at 11:00 a.m., with family and friends received one hour prior. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to the St. Joseph’s Hospice (cheques only at the funeral home please).
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