Ralph Hortop

March 30, 1930 - January 02, 2013 

Ralph Hortop

March 30, 1930 - January 02, 2013 

Obituary for Ralph Hortop


Hortop, Ralph David
(March 13, 1930 - January 2, 2013)


At home, surrounded by his family, Ralph passed away to be with his Maker. Left to mourn are Ralph’s dear wife and companion of 62 years, Helen (nee Bradbury); children David (Cathy Williamson), Judy MacDonald (Ivan Bell), Frank (Carol Byce) and sister Grace Reinke (late Howard). Predeceased by his brother Frank Hortop (Claire). Ralph is survived by his grandhildren: Lynn (Isreal Adebekun), Leigh (Anthony Di Mascio),Trish (James Benson), Jessica MacDonald, Jennilea, Kayleigh and Ian Hortop and great-grandchildren Issac and Luca. He will also be missed by Brianne, Cody and Cassidy Leach; his many nieces, nephews, and extended family and friends. His family enjoyed his humor and kindness to others. Ralph’s strong faith in God followed him to the end and continues to be a great comfort and inspiration to his family. Ralph’s family are thankful to those who provided him with exceptional home care: Dr. Susanna McCarthy, Cindy, Stacey, Jennifer, Wendy, Linda, and Shelly. During the many visits, their cheerful offering of support and caring thoughts allowed the family to assist him in his last days. Family and friends are invited to pay their respects at the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior on Saturday, January 12th, from 10a.m. until 1p.m. thence to Calvary Baptist Church, 156 Landrigan Street, Arnprior for a funeral service at 2 o’clock. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.


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