The Douglas family is sad to announce the passing of Sterling Douglas on Saturday, March 27, 2021.

He was born to William and Margaret on July 1, 1931 in Emo. Sterling was a hard worker and worked at a variety of jobs including the Mando camps, Steeprock Mines, the MNR, and ended his career at the Fort Frances Rainy River Roman Catholic Separate School Board.

Sterling was predeceased by his daughter Margaret and son Shawn.

Sterling is survived by his wife Fern; his children Patrick (Linda), Sandy, Stephen (Kim), and Bill (Shelley). He was a loving grandfather to Chad, Jenny, Shannon, Jonathon, Breanne, Shawna, Abby, Joel and Grace.

Cremation has taken place and a family celebration will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to BISNO through their website Bisno – Brain Injury Services Northern Ontario

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