Obituary — Hubert Edison Fawcett

Hubert Edison Fawcett
August 25, 1933 – April 13, 2018

Passed peacefully at his home in Morewood on April 13, at the age of 84. Leaving behind his partner Sue Rhyndress, and his children Beatrice Legue (Richard), Jeffrey Fawcett (Stephanie), Gail Roles (Deborah) and Oscar Fawcett. He will be missed by his stepchildren Stephen, Amanda (Brad) and Ryan (Dayna). Dear brother of Art Fawcett (Phyllis), Phyllis Holmes (Earl), and Marion Runions (Lyle). Predeceased by his parents Manson and Sarah, siblings Roger, Nellie, Don, Dwayne, Frances, Beatrice and Dale Collard (Carol). Hubert will be missed by several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.  Hubert loved the outdoors. From working in the bush, to fishing and boating, camping and enjoying campfires, barbecues and fish-fry’s (lots of smelts!) with friends and family, Hubert felt truly in his element in nature. He was born and raised in Toys Hill and later worked on the Welland Canal. He traveled a great deal working on many construction projects. He once traveled to the Grand Ole Opry in West Virginia and enjoyed watching wrestling, playing dominoes, and gardening. He liked country music and used to regularly watch Heehaw, Bonanza and Gunsmoke. He will be missed by many friends and family members.

Pallbearers: George Hummel, Richard Legue, Kevin Markell, Kenny Markell, Dwayne Collard Sony (Lyle) Runions

Funeral Arrangements

Friends may call at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Iroquois, on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at the Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 18 at 11 a.m. Donations to the Cornwall Hospice or The Canadian Lung Association would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Online condolences may be made at


Spruce Haven Cemetery, Brinston

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