ALAIN, Edmund "Eddie" It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ed on Saturday, October 23, 2010, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of 54 years of the late Lawraine. Loving father of Michael, Moira (David) and Dianne. Cherished grandfather of Nickolas, Melissa, Jennifer and Amanda. Great grandfather of Emily. Dear brother of Jackie. Predeceased by his brothers Yvon, Edgar and Maurice and by his sister Paulette. He will be fondly remembered by his nephews Bob and Roger and many other nephews and nieces. Ed was an active member of the Kiwanis of Sage of Ottawa, an avid curler as a member of the Rideau and City View Curling Clubs, and a gardening enthusiast. Visitation at McEvoy-Shields Funeral Home, 1411 Hunt Club Road (at Albion Road), on Wednesday from 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass Thursday at 11 a.m. in St. Elizabeth's Church, 1303 Leaside Ave. (at Merivale). In memoriam donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated.