AYOTTE, John Richard (Dick)


John 'Dick' Ayotte(WWII Veteran and former 40 year Employee of Algoma Steel) At his home in Ajax on Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 at the age of 89.

Dearly beloved husband of the late Margaret Ayotte (Krohn).  Loving father of Linda (Felix Jannes), Elaine (Chris Milot), Robert (Dawn), Carol (Ted Reid), Nancy (Dave Cannon), and Edward Ayotte.  Loving grandfather of Christine (Eric Prescott), David Jannes (Sharon), Scott Milot (Joanne), Michael Ayotte, Joseph Ayotte, Chantelle Reid (Mike), Jessica Reid (Zack), Alex Reid (Lynda), Timothy Reid (Skye), Sean Cannon (Amy), Taylor Cannon (Jason), Special great Grandpa of Caleb, Andee, and Surrey Prescott, Remi and Eve Milot, Logan Strickland, Emily Reid, Griffin and Danica Jannes.  Brother-in-law of Marion Krohn and Clara Ayotte.  Special uncle to Roy (Anna) Lapish, Jim (Shirley) Lapish and Harry (Verna) Lapish.

Visitation will be held at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) on Thursday, August 27th from 7 – 9 p.m. and at ARTHUR FUNERAL HOME, 492 Wellington Street East, Sault Ste. Marie (705-759-8522) on Sunday, August 30th from 2 – 4 p.m.  Funeral Service will be held at ARTHUR FUNERAL HOME on Monday, August 31st at 11:00 a.m.  Cremation and Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Sault Ste. Marie.

Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.

Online condolences may be made at www.oshawafuneralhome.com