Vernon Kenward Robertson

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VERNON KENWARD ROBERTSON (Longtime Reporter/ Photographer for The Toronto Telegram; City Editor for the Toronto Sun Newspaper and Director of Communications for the Ministry of Natural Resources and became an author in his retirement writing 'Windcharm (a dream delayed)') Passed away at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 in his 88th year. Lovingly remembered by wife Betty. Loving father of Lynn Tymczyszyn (Richard) and Peter (predeceased). Cherished grandfather of Michael Tymczyszyn (Alana) and Sarah Thompson (Reg). Proud great- grandfather of Charles 'Charlie' Thompson. Dear cousin of June Webb. At Ken's request, there will be no visitation or service. Arrangements entrusted to the Mundell Funeral Home, 79 West Street North, Orillia. If desired, memorial donation to the Canadian Cancer Society would be gratefully appreciated. Messages of condolence are welcomed at

Published in the Toronto Star on Dec. 24, 2010
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