On Saturday October 14,2017 Alan Hardisty passed away at the age of 89. He is survived by his beloved wife Patricia of fifty years. Dear stepfather of Thomas (Jayne) and John (Mary). Loving grandfather of Jessica(Karl), Mitchell, Mackenzie, Emily and Liam and his new and much loved great- granddaughter Charlotte, daughter of Jessica and Karl. He is also survived by his beloved nephew David Jones and his dear wife Joan. In England he is survived by his brother Norman and special cousin Mary (Lionel), and two more nephews Mervyn , Timothy and one special niece Katy and their families. At Alan’s request there will be no visitation or funeral. A reception will be arranged for family and friends where it is to be hoped there will be more laughter than tears.
“Tis all a chequer board of nights and days,
Where destiny with men for pieces play,
Hither and thither, moves and mates and slays,
And one by one back in the closet lays.”
In memory of Alan a donation to the SPCA Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry 550 Boundary Road Box 52 Cornwall, Ontario K6H 5S3 would be appreciated. To express your condolences, make a donation or plant a “Tree of Remembrance” for Alan please visit www. hillcrestfuneralhome.ca. Arrangements entrusted to Hillcrest Funeral Home 151 Bond Street, Vankleek Hill, Ontario K0B 1R0. (866) 678-2001.