Hugh ReaCallsign: VE3OZGDied: 1994 04 11
At St. Joseph’s Hospital on Monday, April 11, 1994, Hugh Rea, in his 76th year. Beloved husband (48 years) of Ethel. Dear father of Carol and her husband Lance Bowen, Robert and his wife Marilyn and Susan and her husband Robert Girt. Loved Poppa of Jennifer, James, Shannon and Colleen. Brother of Voilet MacPhail (Toronto) and Daisy and her husband Wallace Jones (Toronto). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Hugh served with the Royal Canadian Army during W.W.II, was retired from Stelco after 42 years service in the Electronic Maintenance Department, a member in good standing of the Hamilton Amateur Radio Club Inc. (VE3OZG) and a longstanding member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #163. Friends may call at the CRESMOUNT FUNERAL HOME, 322 Fennell Ave. E. on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Service and Committal will be held in the Chapel of the Funeral Home on Thursday at 3 p.m. Cremation to follow. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.