Kitchen, John Ivan

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Ivan Kitchen at NRGH on September 10, 2016.  He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Janet, his son Jason (Alana), daughter Abby (Mark), mother Brenda, brothers Ken Jr. (Lora) and Gary (Alison), and grandchildren Jacob, Breanna, Brayden, and Kaleb.

John was born in Mansfield, England to Ken Sr. and Brenda on March 29, 1951.  John emigrated to Canada with his family in April 1979.  

John was an electrician for 50 years and a dedicated union member.  He volunteered countless hours to Habitat for Humanity and the 205 Collishaw Air Cadet Squardon.  He was also an active member of the RCAFA 808 Thunderbird Wing.  

Please join his friends and family at the 808 Thunderbird Wing, 719 Nanaimo Lakes Rd. on October 1st from 2 – 4 PM to celebrate the life of a wonderful man.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the SPCA, Habitat for Humanity, or 205 Collishaw Air Cadets.  

A special thank you to the doctors, nurses, and dialysis unit at NRGH.

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