Peacefully at the Sault Area Hospital on Monday, March 26, 2018 in his 86th year.
Beloved husband of 64 years to Laurene (nee Snell). Loving father of Don (Helen) Neal and Debbie (Gary) Collins.
Proud grandpa of Kevin, Chris (Jamie) Robinson, Kyle, Sarah (Les) Deruiter, Kristy (Ryan) Conroy. Great grandpa of Christian, Ainsley, Tess, Lorelei, Delilah, Sydney and Logan.
Predeceased by his parents Edna and Wellington Neal. Dear brother of the late Doris (late Harold) Thompson, late Jim (Elsie) Neal, late Len (Shiela) Neal.
Don was a Korea Vet, he retired from 2RCHA after 19 years of service, he retired from Algoma Steel after 25 year service, Security Guard at City Hall with the Corp of Commissionaires for 9 years.
He also enjoyed being a District Club Master in Oromocto, NB, Coached Minor League Hockey in Hemer, Germany, taught Range with Sea Cadets in SSM, CO of Army Cadets in Sault Ste. Marie, member of Davey Jones, Naval Assoc, Legion, Heart Support Group, Bowler, Korea Veterans Association, President of the Navy League of Canada, Sault Branch.
Family and friends are invited to visit at Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel on Saturday, March 31, 2018 from 1:30 to 3:30 pm with a Funeral service to follow in the Chapel at 4 pm. A private interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorial donations to ARCH or charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Many thanks for the loving care from the nurses and Peter of 2A at the Sault Area Hospital.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com
Members of the Royal Canadian Legion are requested to assemble at the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 3:45 pm for a memorial service for the late Donald Neal.