John Day

John "Charlie" Day

Saturday, November 26th, 1921 - Friday, August 16th, 2019
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Passed away peacefully at the Niagara Health System - St. Catharines Site Hospital on Friday, August 16, 2019 at the age of 97. Predeceased by his beloved wife, Bernice Ferguson (1975). Loving father of Janis Smith (Clifford), Nancy McCauley (John) and Eric Day (Debbie). Cherished grandfather of Bradley Smith, Dayna Smith, Dayle Feldman (Andrey), Kirsten Raymond (Aaron) and Craig Day (Laura). Great-grandfather of Nadia, Molly, Dylan and Sophia. Predeceased by his parents Alf and Blanch Day. Born and raised in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia where he was employed by the Cape Breton Coal Company. Charlie later moved to Grimsby, ON where he was employed for over 26 years with Stelco. Visitation at STONEHOUSE-WHITCOMB FUNERAL HOME, 11 Mountain Street, GRIMSBY (905-945-2755) on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 6-9 p.m. Private family interment, Queen's Lawn Cemetery, Grimsby. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the Canadian Wildlife Federation or the Salvation Army would be sincerely appreciated by the family.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, August 20th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Tuesday, August 20th, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Stonehouse-Whitcomb Funeral Home
    11 Mountain Street
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  • Interment

    Queen's Lawn Cemetery
    Main St E & Cemetery Rd
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Erin Power

Posted at 09:16am
Janis, Nancy, Eric and family, very sorry to hear about your father and grandfather. Charlie was my grandmother's 1st cousin. My condolences to you all at this difficult time. Erin Power

Melva Reid

Posted at 06:31am
Janis and may remember me from years ago in Glace Bay. Please accept my sympathy on the passing of your Dad. [We lost Mom a few months ago....she was almost 95, while Dad passed in 1968.] Wishing you the comfort of family, friends and warm memories. [Melva MacKenzie Reid]

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