GUINTHER, John (Darwin)

April 6, 1953 – January 6, 2017  John passed away peacefully at the Ottawa General Hospital on January 6, 2017 at the age of 63 after a long and very courageous battle with cancer. He will be sadly missed by his daughter Kelsey (his fishing buddy and marathon telephone partner), his siblings, Anita (Dominic), Lorna (Andy), Reg (Brenda) and Rob, as well as many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his Dad & Mom, Joe & Catherine, and by his brother Dayle. At John’s request, cremation has taken place. Share your memories and stories of John at a Celebration of Life, which will be held from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm on January 21, 2017 at the Heubner Funeral Home, 43 Stafford Street, Barry’s Bay. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in John’s name to The Little Angels Society in Ottawa (www.little-angels.ca/en/little-angels-needs-your-help), or to a hospice of your choosing.

Miss me a little – but not too long, and not with your head bowed low.
Remember the love that was once shared, miss me, but let me go.
(Unknown)