WALTERS, Kenneth Wayne Murray (Ken) - Passed away peacefully following a battle with cancer on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie, Ontario. Ken was in his 75th year. He was the son of the late Jack and Cora Walters and brother of the late Ramon Walters. Dear father of Russell, Julia and Vanessa (Robert Cannon). Loving grandfather of Roy, Alicia and Madeline. Ken moved from Mississauga to Innisfil in 1995, when he transformed the family cottage into his "dream retirement home". Ken was a principal in Peel region and worked in education for more than 30 years. In recent years, Ken travelled frequently and wintered in Thailand. He will be remembered for his love of life and kind, generous spirit. The family would like to extend sincere gratitude to his main caregiver Rob Friary. Also to his cousin Carol, good friends Dorothy and Orma, as well as Linda, Sharon, Dee, Maureen and Helen (St. Elizabeth's Home Health Care) and all of the wonderful staff and volunteers at Hospice Simcoe. If desired, the family is requesting donations be made to Hospice Simcoe, 336 Penetanguishene Road, R.R. 1, Barrie, Ontario L4M 7C2, 705-722-5995, www.hospicesimcoe.ca A private Celebration of Life will be held in Ken's memory at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the INNISFIL FUNERAL HOME, 7910 Yonge Street (Stroud) (705-431-1717). Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.innisfilfuneralhome.ca
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Published in the Toronto Star from Nov. 12 to Nov. 17, 2012