McQUEEN, R. Leslie –
Passed away peacefully surrounded by family at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Hamilton, on Monday, January 22, 2018 at the age of 88. Predeceased by his first wife Kathleen (nee Ridge) and also by his second wife Patricia McQueen (prev. Atwood) (nee Odruski). Cherished father of Robert McQueen, Larry Atwood (Tracy), Joan Hori, and Sharon Cardie (Brian). Proud grandfather of Quinn Hori, Amy Hori, Sean McQueen, Jonathan Cardie. Fondly remembered by Stephen Cardie (Audrey Cooper) and their daughter Edith, and Robert Cardie. Dear brother of Jean Senn and predeceased by siblings; Jack, Murray, Margaret and Peter. Les will also be sadly missed by Fran Devenish and her family, as well as many other extended family and close friends. He was a long-time employee at Bell Canada, a committed volunteer with the RBG Auxillary and member of East Plains United Church. Private Cremation has taken place. A Visitation will be held at Smith’s Funeral Home, 1167 Guelph Line (one stoplight north of QEW), BURLINGTON, 905-632-3333, on Friday, January 26, 2018 from 3-5pm and 7-9pm, where a Service of Remembrance will be held in the chapel on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 10:30am. Reception to follow at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations in Les’ memory to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or St. Joseph’s Hospital would be sincerely appreciated by the family.