DAWSON, Edward James


The family of Ed Dawson are saddened to announce the sudden death of Ed, Monday, January 5, 2021.

Loving husband of Jean. Much loved father of Jim (Ang), Troy (Dan), Tracey Kinnonen (Craig) and Matt. Step-father of Jim Boissineau (Bonnie), Bill Boissineau (Val) and Steve Boissineau (Penny). Proud grandfather of Elliot, Charlotte, Gabrielle, Kenny, Kinsley, Paul, Hailey, Kolby, Caden, Courtney, Laura, Kassandra and Chelsea. Great grandfather of Dylan, Emerson, Maria and Remington.

Son of the late Winston Dawson and Margaret Dawson (Conway). Brother of Brian Dawson (Sheila), Janet Dawson, Phyllis Dawson, the late John Dawson (Janet), the late Tom and the late Pauline.

Special thanks to the staff of Extendicare Maple View for their kindness, care and compassion given to Ed.

In keeping with Ed’s wishes cremation has take place. There will be a private graveside service in the spring. Ed was a proud devoted Life Member of the Sault Ste. Marie Kinsmen Club and Kin Canada serving the club in many rolls over the years most recently as Governor of District 8 helping raise thousands of dollars in the fight against Cystic Fibrosis.

In lieu of flowers donations to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Diabetes Association or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.

Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. – 705-759-2522). Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave memories and condolences as a keepsake for the family.