R. Ronald Hawthorne

R. Ronald Hawthorne

It is with great sorrow and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Ron Hawthorne, who slipped away peacefully at the Peter Lougheed Centre on Saturday October 29, 2016.He will be forever remembered by his wife Donna, son Damian (Jo), daughter Lisa Da Silva, aunt Dorothea Overend, uncle Howard Overend. He will also be dearly missed by his extended family and many friends.

Ron was predeceased by his parents Ron and Margaret (nee Overend) Hawthorne.

A Memorial Gathering will be held on Saturday November 5, 2016 from 2:00 pm until 5:00pm at Country Hills Crematorium, 11995 – 16 Street N.E. Calgary, AB T3K 0S9.

Memorial Donations in Ron’s memory may be made to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre: https://albertacancer.ca/donate/cancer-centres.

Ron’s family would like to thank the incredible staff of Unit 38 at the Peter Lougheed Centre for their attention to Ron’s needs during his three stays for treatment under their care.

His weary hours and days of pain,

His troubled nights are past.

And in our aching hearts we know

He has found sweet rest at last.