John Major

John Major

Saturday, August 25th, 1928 - Friday, January 1st, 2021
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At the Cornwall Community Hospital on Friday, January 1, 2021. John Albert Major of Summerstown; age 92 years. Beloved husband of the late Margaret Major (nee Terriah). Loving father of Gail Renaud (Ed), Linda Major and the late Jimmy Major (late Marilyn). He was proud of his 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his parents James and Elizabeth Major (nee Ferguson); brother Joe Major (late Mary). John is survived by one brother Peter (late Alda), sister Margaret MacPhee and many nieces, nephews and extended family. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 46 Oak St., Lancaster (613-347-3629). Due to COVID restrictions, cremation will take place along with a private burial. A Celebration of John’s life will take place later this year. As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the Cornwall Hospice would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to John, a tree will be planted in a memory woods. A tree grows – memories live.
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    St. Mary's Parish Cemetery, Williamstown
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    A private committal of cremated remains will take place in St. Mary's cemetery.
    A Celebration of John's life will take place at a later date.


Donations are being accepted for: Cornwall Hospice .


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Posted at 02:16pm
Never met you but your sister Marguerite was my mom wish i would have met you all but i do not know her back ground wish i would have .sad i have no memories R I P your nephew FRED MAson

FRED MASON Posted at 03:38pm

Marguerite passed away on july 5 2019 sorry for me to let the family know FRED

Andy monique flaro

Posted at 01:52pm
Our sincerely sympathy to the family.R.I.P uncle john

Peter Inouye

Posted at 01:55pm
Dear Linda, Gail and the Major family.
I am very sorry to hear that John had passed away.
In the many years that I have known and worked with John, I had great respect for him as a kind and gentle person.
I know he will be missed.
My sincere condolences.
Peter Inouye

Brent Nixon

Posted at 08:24am
To the Major family: Please accept my deepest sympathies with the loss of John. Cherish the many great memories of your parents from better times past. My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this most difficult time.

Vicky Major

Posted at 11:01pm
My papa john major will be surely missed very good memories all my life glad you won't have any suffering and your now with granny major and your son James major working on cars together and aggrivating granny by making her yell to you r I p papa john major

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