Edward Selkirk SKEAD

July 22, 1929 - August 16, 2005 

Edward Selkirk SKEAD

July 22, 1929 - August 16, 2005 

Obituary for Edward Selkirk SKEAD

SKEAD: Edward Selkirk "Ned” (A great grandson of the Honourable James Selkirk Skead. and 32 year Co Proprietor of Choate Supply Store, McCracken’s Landing, Stony Lake)
Peacefully at Extendicare Lakefield on Tuesday, August 16, 2005, after a lengthy illness. Ned, dearly beloved husband of Jeannine and loving father of Ron (Cindy), Ken (Elizabeth), and Mike (Cathy). Step father of Guy (Roxie), and Cliff Tackaberry. Grandpa will be missed by his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dear brother of Harry (Leone) and Colleen (Lloyd Anderson). Ned was Chairman of the South Lake Simcoe District Council, Boy Scouts of Canada, served as a dedicated Councilor on Dummer Township Council, and was the founder of the Warsaw Santa Claus Parade. A graveside service will be held at Beechwood Cemetery, 280 Beechwood Ave., Ottawa, on Friday, August 19 at 1 p.m. A Celebration of Ned’s life will be held St. Peter’s Church-on-the-Rock, Stony Lake, on Sunday, August 28 from 2 - 4 p.m. Boat transportation from Carveth’s Marina starting at 1:30 p.m.. Directions to the cemetery, marina, memorial service information, online condolences, and donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME, Peterborough, at 705-742-1875.

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