Peter Jennings

JENNINGS, Peter 1938 - 2005 Much loved husband of Kayce Freed, father to Elizabeth and Christopher Jennings, uncle to Tegan Schioler and brother to Sarah Jennings. Very peacefully, the evening of August 7, 2005, surrounded by family. Peter's many philanthropic efforts included the Coalition for the Homeless, Women in Need and Teach for America. He had broad interests in the arts, was a trustee of New York's Carnegie Hall and a founding director of the American wing of Friends of the National Arts Centre. He was a recent recipient of the Order of Canada. Donations in his memory would be welcome to any of the above causes or to support lung cancer research. A Memorial Service will be held in Peter's honour in New York at the end of September on a date to be announced, as well as a special event in Ottawa also to be arranged.

Funeral Home

Hulse, Playfair, & McGarry Central Chapel
315 McLeod Street Ottawa, ON K2P 1A2
(613) 233-1143

Published in The Ottawa Citizen from Aug. 9 to Aug. 11, 2005