OWEN BAXTER Retired Royal Bank of Canada Executive, WWII Veteran, Past President and District Lieutenant Governor of the Golden K Kiwanis Club, member of the RCL Branch no. 147, ANAF Unit 365 Barrie, the Barrie Jazz Club and honorary member of the Knights of Columbus, Barrie Council no. 1626 Owen passed away at home in Barrie, Ontario, on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at the age of 88 years. He was predeceased by his first wife Margaret (nee Murphy) in 1990. He is survived by his wife Mary Ellen (nee Good); his children Brenda (George), Tom (Wenda), Patrice (Chris), Bill (Rosa); and his step-children Barbara (Ron Plumb), Merrill Good, Bruce Good (Charmin Davis), Anne Marie Good and Doug Good; his 6 grandchildren; and 7 great- grandchildren. Owen will be sadly missed by his brothers Allan (Jean) and Peter (Terry); his sisters-in-law Pat Arksy and Phylis Park; and his many nieces; and nephews. Friends may call at ADAMS FUNERAL HOME, 445 St. Vincent St., Barrie, Barrie, on Friday from 2:00-4:00 and 6:30-9:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 2 o'clock p.m. Spring Interment Drumbo Cemetery. Memorial donations to the
or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Messages of condolence may be forwarded through adamsfuneralhome.ca
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Published in the Toronto Star on Mar. 22, 2014