KELLESTINE, Donald Ross - Died suddenly at home after a lengthy struggle with pulmonary fibrosis.

He is survived by his wife Betty.

Loving father of Dave (Airlie), Sue (Patrick), Tricia (Doug), Chris (Aislinn) and Rob. Grandfather to Ryder, Sara, Owen, Reiner, Rogan and Amia.

He will be remembered for his love of reading, music, gardening and his awful puns.

As per his wishes following cremation a private family service will take place.

If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Salvation Army or the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #67 Lindsay.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Mackey Funeral Home, 33 Peel Street, Lindsay (705-328-2721). Online condolences may be made at

A special thank you our “extended family’’ at Guy Mills Court, and special friends whom we bowl with. Jim and Joan so thankful you were there when I needed someone, and Constable Keith Watson of the Kawartha Lakes Police Service.