January 18, 1949 ~ September 12, 2021. Passed away peacefully at the Sault Area Hospital, on Sunday, September 12, 2021 at the age of 72 after a courageous battle with cancer.
Loving father of Ken Jr. (his late mother Debbie Caruso nee Shaw). Predeceased by his parents James "Russell" and Mary Hilderley (nee MacGarrie). Cherished brother of Judy Nicks, Marilyn Lewis (late Glenn), Brian (Brenda), Christine Caple (Tim), Karen Charette (late Terry) and Jamie. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews.
Ken will be remembered for his dedicated employment at "The Vic" through the 70's and the 80's and cherished his close friendship with the Chow family.
A private family service will be held at a later time. Memorial donations in Ken's honour (payable by cheque or online) to ARCH, Tracy's Dream or to the SAHF Cancer Care Fund would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home - Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E 705 759 2522). Please visit www.arthurfuneralhome.com to leave a message of condolence as a keepsake for the family.
Special thanks to Dr. Voutsadakis, Dr. Wilson, Dr. Pearce, Dr. Smith; nurse Sheila and the entire staff at the Algoma District Cancer Centre for their care and support. Thank you to nurse Marnie and the staff at Bayshore for their exceptional care. Thank you to the staff on 3B for their care in his final days.