Standen0001Passed away peacefully on Thursday April 18, 2013 at Leisureworld Care Giving Centre – Creedan Valley, Creemore in his 83rd year.  Doug of Stayner, husband of the late Rita.  Loving father and best friend to his 4 sons; David (the late Barb), Richard (Angela), Gerry and the late Donald.  Dear grandfather of Geoffrey, Patrick, Cameron (Mandi), Braydon and great-grandfather of Callum.  Doug spent 42 years working with CPR, was a Past Master of Northern Light Masonic Lodge, volunteer driver with Red Cross and the Canadian Cancer Society and an enthusiastic member of Centennial United Church.  He will be missed by all who knew him.  Friends were received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Stayner Chapel, 7313 Highway 26, Stayner (705-428-2637) on Monday April 22, 2013 from 6-9 p.m..  Funeral Service was held at Centennial United Church, 234 William Street, Stayner on Tuesday April 23, 2013 at 11 o’clock.  Cremation with interment Durham Cemetery.  If desired, donations in Doug’s memory may be made to Red Cross or the Canadian Cancer Society.  For more information and to sign the online Book of Memories, log on to

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