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DOUGLAS LLOYD JACQUES Beloved husband of Ruth (Thomson) for 56 years. Peacefully on November 7, 2012 at Ian Anderson House in Oakville, after a lengthy illness fought with great courage and dignity. Special thanks to the staff and PCWs for the constant loving care he received in the last days of his life. Devoted father to Drew (Lisa), David (Jackie) and Heather (Forrest). Loving grandfather to Lucas and Sierra, Jocelyn and Alexander and Larahanne. Visitation and Memorial Service at Ward Funeral Home, 109 Reynolds St., Oakville, Friday, November 16th, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Service on Saturday, November 17th at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Juravinski Cancer Centre (c/o Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation, PO Box 739 STD LCD 1, Hamilton, ON L8N 9Z9) or Ian Anderson House (PO Box 61034, 511 Maple Grove Dr. Oakville, ON L6J 7P5) or Presbyterian World Service and Development, c/o Central Presbyterian Church (165 Charlton Ave. West, Hamilton, ON L8P 2C8). A Book of Memories for Douglas may be signed at

Published in the Toronto Star on Nov. 15, 2012