Donald Pharoah

Obituary of Donald Bruce Pharoah

PHAROAH, Donald Bruce “Don”

Peacefully passed away at Lisaard House, Cambridge on Saturday, October 28, 2023, at the age of 77 years.  Beloved husband of Katie Pharoah.  Loving father of James Pharoah of Guelph, Dan Pharoah (Kristy) of Guelph, Sandy Welsh (Dan) of Cambridge and Bob Pharoah (Amy) of Grant, Florida. Cherished grandfather of Ayden, Abbey, Audrey, Emily and Bobby. Don will be missed by his furry companions Sophie, Daisy, Genie, Midas and Rosco. Survived by his brothers John “Jack” Pharoah and Bill Pharoah, all of Guelph and by many relatives and friends.  Dear son of the late Albert and Edith Pharoah. 

Don enjoyed walking, exploring nature, hunting, fishing and riding his motorcycle.  He loved his community and supported his local Legion, Branch 126 in Preston.  Anyone who was in need could count on his support.  Don loved his jobs with City Cafe and Court Galvanizing.

A Celebration of Don’s life will be held at Branch 126 of the Royal Canadian, Legion Lower Lounge, 334 Westminster Drive North, Cambridge on Saturday, November 25, 2023 from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

In memory of Don, donations can be made directly to Lisaard House, 990 Speedsville Road, Cambridge, ON N3H 4R6  or Branch 126 of the Royal Canadian Legion, 334 Westminster Drive North, Cambridge, ON N3H 1S5 would be appreciated.  Share online tributes and condolences at


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