September 25, 1932 to June 27, 2014
Russell Kirkpatrick, formerly of RR1 Atwood, passed away peacefully at Caressant Care Nursing Home, Harriston on Friday June 27, 2014 at the age of 81. Russell enjoyed playing the harmonica, fishing and spending time with his family. Beloved husband of Ruth Ann (Clarke) Kirkpatrick whom he married in 1966. Father of Richard, Roger and Kyla, and Cory. Grandfather of Morgan, JorjaJane, Jake and Tom. Brother of Cora and Hartley Bowins, Ivan and Crystal Kirkpatrick, Wilma Jacklin and Jack Brodie. Predeceased by his father Emerson Kirkpatrick, his brother Clarence and sister Amelia both in infancy and brother-in-law Arnold Jacklin. In keeping with Russell's wishes, cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to a charity of one's choice appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make a Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity of choice.