DENNY, Captain (N) (Retired)
Michael, age 75, of Ottawa, passed away on March 20, 2013. He is survived by his best friend and wife of 47 years, Carol; his son, Brad (Kate); and grandsons Scott and Ian. He also is survived by his brother Peter (Irene), brothers-in-law Bob (Mary) Kanko and Bill (Sue) Kanko and many nieces and nephews. He was born in Halifax. He attended University of New Brunswick, and after earning his bachelor's degree, he joined the Navy. Following his retirement from the Navy after 37 years, he had a small consulting firm. He was a councillor for the City of Gloucester for nine years. He served on many boards at Rothwell United Church and was a director of the condo board of Les Suites Hotel. He was a principled man, dedicated father, father-in- law and "Grandpa," and above all, a loving husband. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Rothwell United Church Memorial Fund, 42 Sumac Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1J 6P7. Funeral services will be at Rothwell United Church, 42 Sumac Street, Ottawa on April 13. Visitation is from 11 am - 1 pm at the church, and the service will follow. Interment is private.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Apr. 11, 2013