Harry A. Rushton, a World War Two naval veteran, passed away in his 87th year on Tuesday, April 4, 2006 at the Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness.
He was the beloved husband of the late Lillian Rushton (nee Gadd); dear father of Mary Lou Baggaley, Linda Gillespie, Robert Rushton (Roberta), Carol Ann Huggett, and the late James Rushton (Joan); and dear brother of Isabelle Neal (Russell) and Dorothy Saltmarsh (Len).
Harry also will be remembered by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and will be missed by his comrades from HMCS Waskesiu and many others.
Friends may call at the Scott Funeral Home “Georgian Chapel,” 264 Burton Ave. in Barrie, Ont., on Thursday, April 13, 2006 at 10 a.m., with a memorial service in the chapel at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, if so desired, in memoriam donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada or the Lung Association.