Gordon Barnes

Obituary of Gordon Barnes

BARNES, Gordon Harry. Passed away suddenly at Guelph General Hospital on Saturday, may 13, 2023, at the age of 88 years. Beloved husband of Betty Barnes (nee Kostal). Loving father of Paul (Sandy), Cathy and Darlene. Cherished Papa of Chantel (Michel), Melissa (James) and Matthew (Brad). Great Papa to Jacob, Eric and Luke and will receive that honour once again in November with an expected new great grandson. Survived by his brother Allen (Marylee). Predeceased by his sister Ethel and brothers Lloyd, Howie, Harold, Freddy and Raymond, his parents Frederick and Coralee Barnes. Gord was an avid hunter, enjoyed golf, fishing, working in the outdoors, bowling and cribbage. Most of all, he was known as a "Family Man". Visitation with the family will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2023 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Gilchrist Chapel – McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi Street , Guelph. A Celebration of Gord’s life will follow in the chapel of the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. Livestream https://view.oneroomstreaming.com/index.php?data=MTY4NDg2NDA5ODI1Mjc1MiZvbmVyb29tLWFkbWluJmNvcHlfbGluaw== for those unable to attend in person. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park. A special thank you to Guelph EMS, Guelph Fire Department, Guelph Police, the Guelph General Hospital and to his granddaughter Melissa for their responsiveness and care. In memory of Gord, donations to Operation Smile Canada would be appreciated. Service Information Service Date Tuesday, May 23, 2023 Service Time 1:00 p.m. Service Location Gilchrist Chapel LIVESTREAM: https://view.oneroomstreaming.com/index.php?data=MTY4NDg2NDA5ODI1Mjc1MiZvbmVyb29tLWFkbWluJmNvcHlfbGluaw== Visitation May 23, 2023 Visitation Time 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Visitation Location Gilchrist Chapel Burial Date May 23, 2023 Burial Location Woodlawn Memorial Park Requested Charity Operation Smile Canada
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