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Howard John Dewar (long-time member of the Masonic Lodge) passed away peacefully, at the West Parry Sound Health Centre, on Wednesday, July 29th, 2020. Age 89 years.

Beloved husband of Gwenn. Dear father of Neil; David; and Mike and his wife Sue. Dear brother of Chuck and his wife Carol; and Jim and his wife Isabel. Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

As was Howard’s wish, cremation has taken place.

A private family service will take place at Hillcrest Cemetery at a later date.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to the charity of your choice
would be appreciated.


Our sincere condolences to Howard's family and especially to Gwen on hearing this very sad news.

-Clifford Beagan

Howard was a fun loving person who will be missed. May he now Rest In Peace and build decks for the angels. My sincere condolences to Gwen and the family.

-Laura prince

My sincere condolences to Gwen and family.May he rest in peace

-Gary Martin

My condolences to the family. I will miss him.

-Roy Milligan

We are sorry to hear of Howard’s passing. Our condolences to all the Dewar family. May you be comforted.

-Terry Calow

Dear Gwenn & Family I am saddened to read that Howard is no longer with us, physically that is. I enjoyed his smile, company & friendship over the years. A very kind & welcoming man! I wish him happy trails, & offer you & your Family my sincere condolences.

-Jim Bunsch

So sorry to hear about the passing of Howard. He and Gwen were great friends of my parents, Bob and Isobel Hawkins.

-Sandra Villeneuve