John McArthur

Died: Fri., Mar. 23, 2018

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With sadness the family announces the death of
John William (Jack) McArthur
on March 23rd, 2018 at the Manitoulin Health Centre in Little Current.  
Son of Ambrose and (Mabel McGee) McArthur.  Jack was born in Ice Lake on October 3rd, 1919 and lived his life on Manitoulin Island.  Jack was predeceased by his sisters Ida Badgerow (Phillip), Dorothy Smith (Aubrey), Irene McArthur, Rachel McCannell (Jim), Lottie Adelman (Harry) and his brothers Malcolm McArthur (Annie McCannell) and Albert McArthur.  
Jack was a lifelong farmer and always spoke fondly of his time working the land with his family.  Jack will be dearly missed by his sister Marjory Turner (Bill predeceased), brother Amby McArthur (Frances Hilderley predeceased), the many members of his extended family and his great niece and nephew Ainslie Michaels and Christopher Smith.  
Jack's wishes were to have a graveside service which will take place Saturday May 26th at 10:30 am at the Gordon Cemetery, Gore Bay.  Any donations may be made to the Manitoulin Centennial Manor Aux.

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Linda Rosato
   Posted Mon March 26, 2018
So sorry to hear of Jack's passing. My heart and prayers go out to his family and friends.

Kim and Bev Chatwell
   Posted Tue March 27, 2018
Uncle Jack had a good life. Blessed to have Chris and Ainslie in his life.

Don and Gert Cooper
   Posted Tue March 27, 2018
Sorry to hear of Jack's passing. He was my neighbour on Draper St. in Little Current and always ready to lend a helping hand. Sincere sympathies to the family.

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