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John Algar

Jack Algar

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

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Obituary for Jack Algar

Algar, John “Jack”- Passed away peacefully with family by his side at the Ross Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at the age of 82. Beloved husband of Doris Algar (née Magill) in their 33rd year of marriage. Loving stepdad of Marilyn Kinsman (George Kavka) and Colleen Gibbs (Rob). Father of Brian Algar and Paul Algar. Cherished Papa of Zachary Kavka and Ryan Gibbs. Dear brother of Don Algar (Marg) and predeceased by Hope Begley (Jack), Mac Algar (Lynn), Bette Hutcheson (Dennis), Walter Algar, Madeline Porter (Ray), Shirley Algar, Pat Godding (Gary) and Barbara Jane Algar. Predeceased by his parents Walter and Annie Algar. He will be missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family, friends and the Magill family. Jack will be especially missed by Blackie, his dog. Visitation will take place at the Mackey Funeral Home, 33 Peel Street, Lindsay on Friday, December 27, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. until time of memorial service at 12:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Riverside Cemetery, Lindsay. If desired, a memorial donation to the Ross Memorial Hospital Foundation – Palliative Care Unit would be appreciated by the family. Online donations and condolences can be made at www.mackeys.ca

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  • Visitation

    Friday, December 27, 2019 | 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Mackey Funeral Home
    33 Peel Street
    Lindsay, Ontario
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, December 27, 2019
    11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Service

    Friday, December 27, 2019 | 12:00pm
    Mackey Funeral Home Chapel
    33 Peel Street
    Lindsay, Ontario
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    Friday, December 27, 2019
    Reverend Denise Boyd
  • Interment

    Riverside Cemetery
    347 Lindsay Street South
    Lindsay, Ontario
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  • Reception

    Mackey Funeral Home
    33 Peel Street
    Lindsay, Ontario
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Laurie Slingerland

Laurie and Ian Slingerland
We extend our condolences for your loss and will keep you and the family in our thoughts and prayers.

Comment | Posted at 11:04am via Condolence

Karen and Ivan Goodhand

We extend our sincere condolences at this very difficult time, Doris. We have been thinking of you
Sincerely,, Karen and Ivan Goodhand
Comment | Posted at 04:16pm via Condolence

Mina Coons

We were so sorry to hear of Jacks passing. It is such a difficult time to get through. May all the fond memories of Jack bring joy to you and the family now. Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. Jim & Mina
Comment | Posted at 09:51am via Condolence

Linda Johnson

Doris - My sincere condolences on your loss. You are in my thoughts. Sincerely, Linda Johnson
Comment | Posted at 09:36pm via Condolence

Ann Daynes

Sorry to hear about Jack. Your in my thoughts and prayers Doris, a difficult time of year . Ann Daynes
Comment | Posted at 06:00pm via Condolence

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