Cherished husband of Maureen for 53 years, loving father of Jennifer (Alaric) and Pamela (Mark).
Most loving "Pops" of dear granddaughter Ella.
Devoted brother of Jill Trennum (Bob), step brother of Chris and Tom Currelly.
Predeceased by his infant son Christopher, his parents Betty and Ian Cumberland, sister Nancy Redner and brother-in-law Alan, step-father John Currelly.
Friend and teacher of many children and their families and loving companion to many faithful family dogs.
We would like to thank Community Palliative Care Team for their compassion and understanding.
If you choose to remember John with a charitable donation, a cause close to his heart was the Kingston Humane Society, 1 Binnington Court, Kingston, ON K7M 8M9.
In accordance with John's wishes, cremation has taken place.
A private family graveside service will be held in Port Hope at a later date.