PETTEM, Alvin - (Longtime member of the Odessa & Bath Lions Club, Member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 631 & #137, Retired Alcan & Town of Napanee, Longtime Ernestown Volunteer Firefighter) -
Passed away peacefully at the Lennox & Addington County General Hospital on Monday, September 26, 2016 at the age of 81.
He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years Berniece (nee Kimmett). Loving father to Dan Pettem, Cory Pettem and Larry Sweet. Predeceased by daughter Karen Sweet.
Dear grandfather to Adam, Kendra, Taylor, Kayla, Brandy and cherished great-grandfather to 3. Dear brother-in-law to Grant (Cookie) Kimmett, Dale (Marg) Kimmett, Mary (Rick) Potter and Dorothy (Doug) Harpell.
Family and friends are invited to a graveside service at Glenhaven Memorial Gardens, , Ontario on Saturday, October 1st at 1:00 p.m. A reception will follow at South Fredricksburgh Hall, 2478 County Rd., #8, Napanee from 3-5 p.m.
For those who wish, donations may be made to the Lennox & Addington County General Hospital Foundation. Arrangements entrusted with Gordon F. Tompkins funeral home, 435 Davis Drive, Kingston.