Dr. Edward Andrew Perttula

9/24/1949 - 8/16/2018

Obituary Overview

Dr. Edward Andrew Perttula


On August 16, 2018 in his 68th year, beloved husband of Dianne. Dear father of Jill Perttula, Michael (Deborah)Perttula, Jennifer (Derek) Van Dieten. Much loved papa of Grace and Nathan Perttula; and Lily, Max and Peter Van Dieten. Edward will also be missed by his siblings Helen (late John) Hazen, Lillian (Ray) Shelsted and Lynne (Jukka) Heikurinen. Family and friends may pay respects at the Kelly Funeral Home, Barrhaven Chapel on Thursday August 23, 2018 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.  Funeral Service Friday in the funeral home chapel at 11 a.m. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Edward please consider  Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Royal Ottawa Foundation for Mental Health.  Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. 

Funeral Details

  • Visitation

    Kelly Funeral Home - Barrhaven Chapel

    Event Times

    8/23/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    8/23/2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Funeral Service

    Kelly Funeral Home - Barrhaven Chapel

    Event Times

    8/24/2018 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

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Posted by Stephanie Cosgrove | 9/8/2018

To the Perttula family, Dianne and his beloved children, my deepest sympathies at the loss of this wonderful man. He has been my rock for over 25 years. Got me through the good times and bad. I hope you know he will be missed by so many who cherished him. I’m so sad to hear of his sudden passing. May you always know you have a wonderful guardian angel watching over you all. RIP Dr. Pertulla you will be so missed. Thank you for all you did for me.

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Posted by Sandra Romanuk | 8/29/2018

What immediately comes to my mind is what a good person Dr. Perttula was. He loved his family. He looked at the bright side of life. He had a great smile. He will truly be missed by many. My deepest condolences to Diane and family.

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