William Gordon AITCHISON

AITCHISON, William Gordon - Passed away peacefully at Rockwood Terrace in Durham, Ontario on Friday, November 2, 2012 in his 90th year. Gordon was predeceased by his loving wife Margery (Wilson) Aitchison, on June 15th, 2009, having celebrated 60 years of marriage together. Gordon is survived by his son Donald (Anne Jackson) of Mississauga and son Bill of Stratford; grandson Rob (Christy Tubbs) of Toronto and great- grandchildren Bennett and Madeline. He was predeceased by his parents Bill and Bessie (Seeley), as well as by siblings Delbert, Eileen Inglis and Jean MCMullan. In addition to his family, he will be greatly missed by many friends, fellow musicians, County Council colleagues and staff and friends at Rockwood Terrace. Funeral visitation will be held at the MCMillan & Jack Funeral Home in Dundalk on Monday, November 5th, 2012 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A celebration of Gordon's life will be held at the Funeral Home at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, November 6th, 2012. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Rockwood Terrace Nursing Home through the Funeral Home (519-923-3204).

Published in the Toronto Star on Nov. 4, 2012