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Obituary for Albert George Whiddon



ALBERT GEORGE WHIDDON

AFTER A COURAGEOUS BATTLE WITH CANCER, ALBERT GEORGE WHIDDON 70 OF

EMO, ONTARIO PASSED AWAY AT HIS RESIDENCE WITH FAMILY BY HIS SIDE ON AUGUST 2, 2018. ALBERT WAS BORN ON MAY 27, 1948 TO WILLIAM AND LENA

WHIDDON. ALBERT WAS BORN IN EMO, ON, BUT LIVED IN ARMSTRONG ONTARIO TILL HIS FAMILY MOVED TO KENORA.

ALBERT WENT TO SCHOOL IN KENORA WHERE HE PARTICIPATED IN FOOTBALL AND TRACK AND FIELD WHERE HE LOVED THE RELAY. ONCE DONE SCHOOL ALBERT MOVED TO WINNIPEG AND WORKED FOR CONVIRON. IT WAS AT THIS TIME ALBERT MET AND MARRIED THE LOVE OF HIS LIFE MARSHA IRVINE. ALBERT LATER RETIRED AND MOVED BACK TO KENORA TO BE CLOSER TO HIS PARENTS. IT ALSO ALLOWED HIM TO DO WHAT HE LOVED FISH WHILE GUIDING FOR SEVERAL SEASONS AT HALLEYS CAMPS.

ALBERT LOVED TO TRAVEL WHICH HE DID WHENEVER POSSIBLE WITH HIS BROTHER KEN WHIDDON AND GOOD FRIEND LEN RATTAI. ALBERT ALSO LOVED TO FISH WHICH HE DID AS OFTEN AS HE COULD WITH LEN RATTAI AND STEVE GREEN.

ALBERT IS SURVIVED BY HIS SISTER JEAN KELLAR (EARL), HIS BROTHER JAMIE WHIDDON, SISTERS IN LAW DALE WHIDDON AND DARLENE WHIDDON, GOOD FRIENDS LEN AND DONNA RATTAI, STEVE GREEN AS WELL AS NUMEROUS NIECES AND NEPHEWS. ALBERT WAS PREDECEASED BY HIS WIFE MARSHA, SISTER BETTY KELLAR AND HIS BROTHERS JOHNNY AND KEN WHIDDON.

AS PER ALBERT’S WISHES THERE WILL BE NO SERVICE, BUT WE WILL HOLD A CELEBRATION OF ALBERT'S LIFE ON AUGUST 10’TH AT THE EMO LEGION AT 1:00 PM. PLEASE JOIN FAMILY AND FRIENDS FOR A TIME OF CELEBRATION AND FELLOWSHIP.

IF SO DESIRED MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO THE CHARITY OF YOUR CHOICE C/0 NORTHBRIDGE FUNERAL HOME, BOX 89, EMO, ON P0W 1E0.

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807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca