Donald Francis Ames

21-Nov-1930 - 28-Apr-2018

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In Loving Memory


AMES, Donald “Sailor” (member of Erie  Masonic Lodge No. 149 A.F. & A.M. )  Passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on Saturday April 28th, 2018 at the age of 87 years. Don, loving husband of Marie. Dear father of Linda (Ian), Scott (Heather) and Judy (Mike). Cherished grandfather of Zoe, Carly, Nick, Andrew, Meredith, Victoria and Jordan.   A special thank you to the doctors and nurses at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, DRCC staff. We appreciated the support provided by the Outpatient Palliative Care to our family during this difficult time. Lise has a special place in our hearts for her care shown during this difficult time.   Family and friends will be received at MOUNT LAWN FUNERAL HOME 21 Garrard Rd., Whitby (N of Hwy #2) 905 443-3376 for visitation on Friday May 4th, 2018 from 10 a.m. until time of memorial service in our chapel at 11:00 a.m.  In lieu of flowers donations to Lakeridge Health Oshawa Cancer Unit or Alzheimer Society Durham Region would be appreciated. 

Donald Francis Ames

Funeral Details

  • Memorial Visitation

    Mount Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery

    Event Times:

    04-May-2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Memorial Service

    Mount Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery

    Event Times:

    04-May-2018 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

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Posted by Luanne Hill | 04-May-2018


Scott and family, So sorry about the passing of your dad. Thinking about you during this sad time. Take good care. Luanne Hill

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Posted by Clayton Smith | 04-May-2018


Dear Marie: Thoughts and prayers to you and your family, on the passing of Don. Clayton and family

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