Tedford, J. Rodger – at Moira Place, Tweed on Monday, June 9, 2014 in his 93rd year. Son of the late Archie and Eva Tedford. Beloved husband of Marilyn Tedford (nee Gimblett) of Belleville. Loving father of Virginia (Robert) Okum of Chantry, Garth (Candy) Tedford of Calgary, Cathy (Mike) DeGrace of Kingston, Karen (Paul) Robinson, John (Wanda) Tedford, both of Quinte West and Allan (Rachel) Tedford of Tweed. Rodger is fondly remembered by 20 grandchildren and one great granddaughter. He is survived by one sister, Pearl Lloyd of Peterborough and predeceased by his sisters, Helen Tedford, Bertha Duff, Olive Tedford, Mary Tedford, Beatrice Little, Zelda Tedford and Thelma Ward, and by his brothers, Roland, Stuart, Russell, Max, and Walter Tedford. Uncle Rodger will be missed by many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at Parkdale Baptist Church, 514 Sidney St., on Saturday, June 14, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. with the Memorial Service to start at 1:00 p.m. Following the service there will an opportunity to join the family for a time of fellowship and refreshments in the church hall.

Memorial Donations to the Yonge Street Mission, a favorite ministry of Rodger’s would be appreciated.

Arrangements entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273).

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.steelefuneralhome.ca.

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