At the Ottawa Civic Hospital on Saturday, November 25, Ernie Beckstead of Brinston, age 72. Loving husband of Millie Beckstead (nee Tinkler). Loving father of Chris of Ottawa and Sherry Beckstead (Brenda Smith) of Barrhaven. Beloved son of Lloyd and the late Norma Beckstead (nee Bolton). Dear brother of Nathan (Doris) of Oshawa, Allan (Margeurite) of Kemptville, Lyle (Karen) of Brinston and Larry of Perth. Ernie will be fondly remembered by grandchildren James, Andrew, Matthew, Tyler, Delaney and Mason. Also survived by nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Williamsburg, on Thursday from 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, December 1 at 11 a.m. Donations to Winchester Hospital or the Ottawa Civic Hospital I.C.U. would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com.