OBITUARY: Hilary Colbert KACK

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Hilary Colbert KACK died peacefully with family by his side, at the Starwood Extendicare Residence in Nepean, ON, on July 14, 2016, at age 83. Hilary is survived by his devoted wife of 52 years Marion (Rourke). He will be greatly missed by his loving sons: Wayne (Josée Goulet), Woodbridge, ON, and Craig (Debra Marrier), Acton, ON, and his four cherished grandchildren Samantha, Félix, Sofie and Alexander. He will also be sorely missed by his brothers and sisters: Shirley (the late Billy Leahy), Leonore, Rosita (Jimmy Kelly), Steve (Helen Wright), Donald (Doreen Samler), Ruth (the late Jean-Marc Gourdon) and Terry (Kathleen Jones) as well as his many nieces and nephews. Hilary was predeceased by his sister Norma and brother Blair. Fondly remembered by his extended family on the Rourke side by Bob (Elsa Stovold), Vivian (late Kenneth Johnston) and Allan (Joan Sinclair) along with many nieces and nephews.

 The family would like to express their most sincere gratitude to the truly extraordinary and caring staff at the Starwood Residence for their tender care and compassion.

 Family and friends are invited to a visitation at Our Lady of Fatima Church, 153 Woodroffe Avenue, Ottawa, on Saturday July 23, from 1 p.m. until the time of the Memorial Mass at 1:30 p.m.  Burial will follow at Pinecrest Cemetery, 2500 Baseline Road, followed by a reception at the Pinecrest Reception Centre.

 In memoriam donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada, the Starwood Family Support Group, or a charity of your choice.