WHENT, Howard George


Obituary-No-PhotoPassed away peacefully after a well fought battle at the Sault Area Hospital on Monday, July 6, 2015 at the age of 68.

Beloved husband of Edith for 35 years. Much loved father of Laura Millington (Tom) and Mark (Stephanie Blaney). Howard will be sadly missed by the family pets, Lilly, Bailey, Cher, Murphy, Kohler and Nova. Son of the late Mervyn “Blue” and Vera Whent. Brother of Leslie (Thresia). Son-in-law of Lydia Chaykowski (late Fred) and Edward Patzer. Brother-in-law of Erna Symmers, Elizabeth Schnull (Tom) and Erika Trelenberg (Jeff). Fondly remembered by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

As per Howard’s wishes a private family celebration will be held in White River at a later date.

Memorial contributions to Lady Dunn Health Centre or the SAH Cancer Care Fund would be appreciated.

Thank you to Dr. Rassouli, Dr. Carlson, Dr. Wilson, Paula, R.N., and staff of the Algoma District Cancer Program as well as those who cared for him in the Sault and Wawa emergency departments.

Also, thank you for the wonderful care he received on 3C during his final stay at the SAH.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com