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Obituary for Ronald James Haskins

Haskins,   Ronald James

27th Nov 1933 -  29th April 2024
It is with sadness we note the peaceful passing of Ronald James Haskins, at Orchard View by the Mississippi, Almonte, Ontario, on 29th April 2024. He is survived by his wife, Lynn Maureen Haskins,  four children, John, Heather, Catherine (Arthur Baylis) and Carolyn (Nic Lewis), and six grandchildren, Samantha, Charlotte, Emily, Patrick, Tim, and Tanner.

Ron was born in Toronto, youngest sibling to Charlie, Norma, and Gordon.  He was an active church member all of his life and met his future wife, Lynn, when he was driving the boat at a church function in the country. They were married in December 1958. Ron graduated in 1960 from Mechanical Engineering at the University of Toronto and worked in Kingston and then Kapuskasing, Ontario.  He and Lynn raised four children.  Ron enjoyed woodworking, music, photography, and volunteering at the Kapuskasing United Church.  

In 1996 Ron and Lynn moved to Almonte, Ontario, in time to start visiting and babysitting their grandchildren, as well as being active in the local United Church.  

Funeral service and reception will be held at St Andrew’s United Church, Pakenham on May 5, 2024 at 2:00 pm, with interment to follow at the Auld Kirk Cemetery.
Funeral Arrangements Entrusted Into The Care Of
(127 Church Street Almonte, ON., 613-256-3313)
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