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  • "We have many happy memories of house visits in Aurora and..."
  • "Dick you will always be remembered for the lovely person..."
    - colin mcconnell
  • "With sympathy on the passing of your dear father. Mary Ball"
  • "We have many fond memories of Uncle Dick, especially his..."
  • "Rest in peace, Dad. We love you."
    - Diana
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RICHARD (DICK) DARRELL In Loving Memory WWII Veteran (RCAF), Retired Toronto Star Photographer It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Dick Darrell on December 14, 2013. Born in Fort William, Ontario on March 5, 1921, Dick passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Port Perry, after a brief illness. He will be greatly missed by his daughter Diana and her husband John and grandchildren Brad, Andrew and Steph. Dick was predeceased by his wife of 44 years Doreen (1990). He will be fondly remembered by many friends, neighbours and Toronto Star employees and retirees. Many thanks to the staff at Community Nursing Home, Port Perry for their loving care of Dick for almost 5 years. Special thanks to Dr. Tuck and staff at Lakeridge Health, Port Perry for providing Dick with compassion and comfort in his final days. Family and friends will be received at the Low and Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry, 905-985-7331, on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 from 6 to 9 p.m. A complete funeral service to celebrate the life of Dick will be held in the chapel on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 11 a.m. If desired, donations in Dick's memory can be made to the Toronto Star Santa Claus Fund or a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made at

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Published in the Toronto Star from Dec. 16 to Dec. 17, 2013
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