Peacefully at Kingston General Hospital on Tuesday January 1, 2013. Ken Rasmussen of Newboro, in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Viola Weir. Dear Father of Lynda Wachniuk of Binbrook, Carin (Bill) Thompson of Alberta and Michelle (Dan) Robertson of Lyndhurst. Predeceased by son, Marty. Dear Step-Father of Kevin (Kelley) Weir of Nottawa, Vicki Smith of Alberta, Valerie (Jamie) Cuthbert of Duntroon, Vanessa (Rick) Shanks of Connecticut, Sheila Vogelzang (Chris LeBlanc) of Sydenham. Dear Brother of Anna (Paul) Jensen of Denmark, Karna (Arne) Neilsen of Campbellford and Bent (Sonja) Rasmussen of Trenton. Predeceased by brothers, Jens and Svend Rasmussen. Fondly remembered by grandchildren, Nichole, Jeffrey, Brandon, Lucas, Kaitlyn, Clinton, as well as several step-grandchildren. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at the SCOTLAND FUNERAL HOME, 27 Main Street, Elgin on Sunday January 13, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9. Funeral Service in Our Chapel on Monday morning January 14, 2013 at 11 o’clock. Interment Halladay Cemetery, Elgin. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (Cancer Centre) or the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation would be appreciated by the family.