TWIDDY, Dr. Edward Warren - Our beloved Dad, Dr. Edward Warren Twiddy, passed away peacefully at home, with his family by his side, on November 24, 2023, in his 94th year.
With us in mourning his loss, is his companion, Andrea Penikis, her son Mark Penikis, (Anne) and their two children Phaedra and Manix.
Warren was predeceased by his first wife, Kathryn Twiddy, his brothers, Richard and Irvine Twiddy and his sister Lois (Gerald) Kemp.
He was also predeceased by his granddaughter Carla Mariane Sweeney.
He leaves behind his children: Kathryn (John) Firth, David (Jennifer) Twiddy and Lise (Walter) Twiddy.
Warren had seven grandchildren, Nicole, Daniel, Ryan, Emily, Brandon and Matthew; and eight great-grandchildren, Kaitlynn, Alex, Winston, Charles, Zoey Emmet, Nathan and Jensen.
Dr. Twiddy served the Town of Caledon for 48 years as a respected family physician.
From a family-owned logging sawmill operation at Stockdale, Ontario, he graduated from Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario in 1956.
Following Dr. Twiddy's internship at the Kitchener-Waterloo hospital, he worked at a clinic in Orilla and then moved to his practice in Caledon East in 1957.
Dr. Twiddy served three generations of people in the area and was well known for his many house calls and delivering a great number of babies. His practice was associated with the Dufferin Area Hospital, now known as the Headwaters Healthcare Centre.
He was an avid bridge player, member of the Islington Sportsmen Club and thoroughly enjoyed many outdoor activities, particularly hunting, fishing and hiking.
Special thanks to Andrea Penikis for her loving care of Warren.
A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date.
In remembrance of Warren, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Headwaters Health Care Foundation would be appreciated. The family of Dr. Edward Warren Twiddy.