McCALLUM, Gavin Lindsay
Lieutenant-Commander CD RCN
Passed away peacefully 29 August 2012 at the age of 51. Leaves behind his wife, Jill Carleton (sons Shawn Hambley, Christopher Hambley) of Osgoode, ON., sister Martha McCallum (husband David Ball, daughter Dana Ball) of Oakville ON., and many other family members, friends, colleagues and shipmates. Gavin was predeceased by his parents Bill and Eleanor McCallum, Port Perry ON. Many thanks go to the Winchester District Memorial Hospital and to the Ottawa General Hospital: Dr. Goel and Kelly-Ann, Melissa and Tiffany, Dr. Chasen and Olga, the 5 East Medical Oncology Team including Dr. Drodge, Mario Daponte and many wonderful nurses, Lynn Cullen, the Canadian Forces Health Services Team, especially CDU 4 and Case Manager Lillian Hall, and finally to SJS/ JIIFC who have supported us so well. Friends are invited to the Beechwood National Memorial Centre, 280 Beechwood Ave. Ottawa Wednesday, September 5, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Memorial Service will be held Thursday, September 6 in the Sacred Space of The Beechwood National Memorial Centre at 10:30 a.m. followed by the Inurnment at the National Military Cemetery at Beechwood Cemetery. At the request of the family, visitors are requested to refrain from wearing perfume, cologne or scented products to due to severe allergic reactions. In Memoriam donations to the - National Pancreatic Cancer Canada Foundation (www.pancreaticcancercanada.ca
1- 888-726-2269, 2446 Bank St., Suite 656, Ottawa, Ontario K1V 1A8 will be appreciated.
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