Irwin Powell

10-Sep-1942 - 17-Dec-2017

Obituary Overview

Forever in our Hearts

POWELL, Irwin R.
Passed away peacefully on Sunday December 17, 2017 at The Bridge Hospice in Warkworth ON, at the age of 75. Beloved husband of the late Joyce. Loving father of Monica (Des), Ed (Kerri), Scott (Deb), and Neil (Michelle). Cherished grandfather of Jessica, Steven, Jeremy, Vanessa, Jonathan, Ethan, Aydan, Faith, and Marissa. Dear brother Glen (Ev), Grant, Elaine Grabko (Vic), and the late Carolyn Fice. Visitation will take place at MOUNT LAWN FUNERAL HOME, 21 Garrard Road. (905-443-3376) on Friday December 22, 2017 from 1 - 2:30 p.m. with a funeral service to commence in the chapel at 2:30 p.m. Interment to follow in Mount Lawn Cemetery. If desired donations in memory of Irwin can be made to the Diabetes Association.  

Irwin Powell

I’d like the memory of me
To be a happy one.
I’d like to leave an afterglow
Of smiles when life is done.
I’d like to leave an echo
Whispering softly down the ways,
Of happy times and laughing times
And bright and sunny days.
I’d like the tears
Of those who grieve
To dry before the sun,
Of happy memories that I leave
Behind - when life is done.

Funeral Details

  • Visitation

    Mount Lawn Funeral Home

    Event Times:

    22-Dec-2017 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Chapel Service

    Mount Lawn Funeral Home

    Event Times:

    22-Dec-2017 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Interment

    Mount Lawn Cemetery

    Event Times:

    22-Dec-2017 3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

  • Reception

    Mount Lawn Funeral Home

    Event Times:

    22-Dec-2017 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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Posted by bill and Sharon McLachlan | 22-Dec-2017

With many years of friendship and memories Erwin, you will be missed. Our sympathy to all the family at this sad time.

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Posted by John & Bev Byer | 21-Dec-2017

Our sympathies to the Powell family on Irwin's passing. We shared many good laughs with Joyce and Irwin, they were truly a special couple.

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