Edward Makins (Teddy)

06-Dec-1926 - 27-Dec-2017

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In Loving Memory


MAKINS, Edward (Teddy) passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at The Village of Taunton Mills on Wednesday December 27th, 2017 at the age of 91 years. Teddy, beloved husband of Sheila. Loving father of Sandra (Paul) Houston. Predeceased by his first wife Irene Dorothy (nee Bobbett). Cherished grandpa of Warren (Teresa) Houston and Wesley (Kim) Houston. Adored great grandpa of 6 great grandchildren. Predeceased by siblings Elaine and James. Will be forever remembered by his extended family in England, Murdock family and friends. A special thank you to the staff and nurses at The Village of Taunton Mills and in Dunlop for all their care and support. Family and friends may be received at MOUNT LAWN FUNERAL HOME 21 Garrard Rd., Whitby (N of Hwy #2) 905 443-3376 for visitation on Wednesday January 3rd, 2018 from 10 am until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 am. Cremation to take place at Mount Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to the Humane Society of Durham Region or Alzheimer Society would be greatly appreciated. 

Funeral Details

  • Viewing

    Mount Lawn Funeral Home

    Event Times:

    03-Jan-2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Service

    Mount Lawn Funeral Home

    Event Times:

    03-Jan-2018 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Reception

    Mount Lawn Funeral Home

    Event Times:

    03-Jan-2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Posted by Gary and Joan McDougall | 02-Jan-2018


Sheila ....our thoughts and prayers are with you at the passing of Teddy. Though it has been a long long road, your love and devotion has been there through it all. It serves as a great testimony as to what '' marriage love '' is.

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Posted by Ross Caradonna | 29-Dec-2017


Sandy. I am deeply saddened by the passing of your dear Dad. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. With love and friendship, Ross. “Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality. “ ED.

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