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127 Church Street
P.O. Box 370
Almonte, ON K0A 1A0
Phone: 1-613-256-3313
Fax: 1-613-256-6300
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James Desmond "Des"
Houston

October 10, 1933 – October 16, 2018

James Houston
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— C. R. Gamble Funeral Home & Chapel
"Dear Chad and Jamie, so very sorry to hear of Des's passing. He certainly was a great man and will be sorely missed. You are in my thou..."
— Sandra Houston

Obituary for James Desmond "Des" Houston

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JAMES DESMOND “Des”
(Ret. Clerk-Treasurer town of Almonte,
Past Pres. Mississippi Golf Club,
Past Pres. Mississippi Power Corp.)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Des. on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. Predeceased by his wife and best friend Joan (nee; Ferguson), 2017. Predeceased by his parents, James & Catherine (nee; Sweeney) Houston. Left to mourn, his 2 sons, Rodney (Chad Rad) and Jamie (Melissa). Adored by his grandchildren; Matthew & Emma.

Private Service
Special thanks to Dr. Karen Turcotte and the nurses & staff of the Rosamond Wing and Med. Surg. floor of the Almonte General Hospital.
For those who may choose to honour Des with a memorial donation, please consider the Almonte General Hospital or the charity of your choice.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to
C. R. GAMBLE FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL Inc.
127 Church Street Almonte, Ontario. (613)256-3313

Condolences & Tributes: www.crgamble.com

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Interment Information

When
Wednesday, October 24th, 2018
Location
Auld Kirk Cemetery
Address
Wolfgrove Road
Almonte, Ontario