Roger Edward Galbraith

25-May-1942 - 10-Jul-2018

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In Loving Memory

GALBRAITH. Roger Edward

Retired General Motors Employee with over 38 years service

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 in his 77 th year. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Madigan). Loving father of Janice Galbraith, Cheryl Lusch and her husband Walt and Chad Galbraith and his wife Tricia. Sadly missed by grandchildren Amanda, Shannon, Aaron, Ashley, Owen and Evan. Dear brother of George Galbraith and his wife Barb, Doris Shepard and her husband Lorne, Gerald Galbraith Jr. and his wife Sharon and Lorraine Oderkirk and her late husband Gary. Predeceased by sister Joyce Mather and brother Carl.
Roger was an avid bowler and ball player and and one of the finest handy man around. He had an incredible love for his grandchildren and his dogs and was loved by everyone who knew him.
In accordance with Roger’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of his Life will be held on Saturday, July 21, 2018 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at MOUNT LAWN FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY, 21 Garrard Rd., Whitby., 905-443-3376
The family would like to thank the Acute Cardiac Care Unit on the seventh floor C wing, the Acute Care in the Emergency Department, the Paramedics who transport him to Lakeridge Health and all the staff at ThorntonView Nursing Home, Trillium Court.
As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated by the family.
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Funeral Details

  • Celebration of Life

    Mount Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery

    Event Times:

    21-Jul-2018 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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Posted by Sue Balson | 14-Jul-2018

Pat & family...Our heartfelt sympathy to all of you during this very difficult time. May the many memories help carry you through. He was a very special man with such a big heart & will be missed by everyone who knew & loved him. Big hugs to you all. Sue & Dan

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