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August 10, 1940 - April 1, 2019
Passed peacefully with family present on Monday, April 1, 2019, after a battle with cancer. Beloved husband of 50 years to Marie, loving brother to Shirley and Lenore (predeceased). Devoted Father to Laurie and Joyce. Cherished Grandfather to Daphne, Chante, Dwight, and Honor. John had an outstanding career with achievements in research and developments as a metallurgist. He had a distinguished career as a research scientist at CANMET. He loved nature, minerals, traveling, classical music, and the arts. He was a kind and generous man whose loss will be felt by all who had the pleasure of knowing him. Family and friends are invited to visit at Cole Funeral Services & Pinecrest Remembrance (2500 Baseline Rd. Ottawa) on Thursday, April 4, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon, followed by a Chapel Service at 12:00 noon. Interment to follow at Pinecrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a charity of choice.