RichardsonKen0001 (2)Passed away peacefully after a long illness on Tuesday May 14, 2013 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood at the age of 88.  Ken of Wasaga Beach, beloved husband of Isabel.  Loving father of Kenneth (Lucy), Jeff (Susan) and the late Susan Fraser.  Dear Granddad of Katie, Michelle, Andrew, Erin, Melissa, Sarah, Jonathan and great-granddad of Nicholas, Savannah, Susannah, Gabriel and Rebecca.  Brother of Joan, the late Frank and the late Jack.  Ken will also be missed by his relatives in England, sister-in-law Amelia (Ken) and their children Lynn and Ian of Vancouver and his many friends.  Ken was a retired police officer in Liverpool, England and a Second World War Veteran.  A thank you to the nurses and doctors at Collingwood General & Marine Hospital for their undivided attention during his illness and to our many friends for their support during this time.  A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Noel Chabanel Catholic Church, 133 Dunkerron Avenue (at 20th Street), Wasaga Beach on Friday May 17, 2013 at 1:30 p.m..  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital would be appreciated by Ken’s family.  Arrangements under the direction of the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Wasaga Beach Chapel (705-429-8766).  For more information and to sign the online Book of Memories, log on to

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