COULTER, Donald Francis


With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of our beloved brother, father, grandfather, and Maple View President and Greeter Don, with his family by his side at the Sault Area Hospital on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 in his 86th year.

Beloved husband reunited with his wife the late Phyllis. Special and loving father of Glen (Randa) and proudest Popa of his two grandsons Brant and Cam.

Dearest little brother of Ken Coulter (Edith), late Glenna McKinney (late Ted), and late Bob Coulter (late Ruth). Brother-in-law of Delmar Bailey (Marion) and Doug Higgins (Donna) Shirley Meeks (Chuck) and Nova Bailey. Predeceased by sisters and brothers-in-law Dilema, Janice, Russell, Bill, Melvin Bailey. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews.

To the entire staff at Maple View, thank you for making Dad so comfortable and wanted in his final home. To all the staff, residents and families who we grew to love and become our families, we will miss you all so much. Special thanks to all the angels that took care of Dad in the Lake Superior Wing. Your compassion and care were evident each and every day. Also thank you to Bob our Ticket Guy and Judy, and the old crew from Breton Road apartments. Always a special place in our hearts.

To Dr. Allen and Dr. Difabio, Diana and the staff at I.C.U., thank you for letting Don pass peacefully and with dignity.

Friends and family may visit at the Arthur Funeral Home and Cremation Centre on Monday, July 24, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Funeral service to follow in the Chapel at 1 p.m. Helen Smith officiating.

Contributions to Maple View Resident Council or Sault Area Hospital would be appreciated by the family.

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