Deaths: 3032 Allan Stanley Derrick

3032 DERRICK, Maj (Ret’d) Alan Stanley
Royal Canadian Engineers
Graduate of KCVI, Kingston, Royal Military College(1954) and McGill University

Peacefully at Providence Care with his daughter by his side, and Douglas close by, on Saturday January 24, 2009 in his 79th year. Son of the late Merrill and Edna Derrick, brother of Donald Derrick of Sarnia, predeceased by brother Neil Derrick, sister Margaret Jackson and daughter Donna Lynn Wilson. Survived by daughter Deborah McCallan (Ric) of Kingston, son Douglas Derrick McLeod (Kimberley) of Toronto and grandchildren Nicholas (Marianna), Lucas, Mitchell, Sean, Justine, Elizabeth and Carolyn. Alan was known for his dedication to family, friends and community. In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place. Family will receive friends on Tuesday January 27th from 2 to 4 pm and from 7 to 9 pm at James Reid Cataraqui chapel. A celebration of Alan’s life will take place on Wednesday January 28th at 11 am at St. Luke’s Anglican Church, 236 Nelson Street, Kingston. In lieu of flowers, the family welcomes donations to the Parkinson Society Canada or your charity of choice. Heartfelt thanks to the staff at Providence Care Geriatric Ward 26.