On this page we honour the memories of Alumni, Staff, Family, and Friends who contributed to the KES community throughout their lives. If you would like to make a donation in honour of a deceased member of our community, please follow this link to the In Memoriam Donation Form.
Help us remember the Alumni, Staff, Family, and Friends who have made our community so strong. If you are aware of a member of the KES community who should be included on this page, please let us know by emailing more information to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by calling 902-798-2278 ext. 2248.
Passed away December 4, 2019.mith, Geoffrey Read Suddenly at Southlake Hospital in Newmarket on December 4th. Dearly beloved husband of Ginny (Atkinson) for 53 years. Son of the late Morris and Frances Smith. Beloved brother of Wendy, Doug (Nancy) and Sheila. Dear uncle to 7 nieces and nephews and several great nieces and nephews. Geoff spent 35 wonderful years at St. Andrew’s College as teacher, housemaster, counsellor, coach ,Assistant Headmaster, and friend to many. Following retirement, he spent 12 rewarding years as Principal at Canadian College, Italy. He was also a long-time member of the York Region Amateur Radio Club. (VA3GS) A celebration of life will take place at St. Andrew’s College in Aurora in the Spring. Arrangements entrusted to Thompson Funeral Home. www.thompsonfh-aurora.com.
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