Ross Finlayson Obituary

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Dr. Ross Hunter Finlayson

February 22, 1921 - February 28, 2014
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FINLAYSON, Dr. Ross Hunter Peacefully on Friday, February 28, 2014 at Shalom Village at the age of 93. Ross is now reunited with his beloved wife Betty (2011). Dearly loved father of Don Finlayson (Lorraine) of Hamilton, Joan Scott (Gary) of St. Catharines and Nancy Finlayson (Rick Willms) of London. Devoted and proud grandfather to Ryan, James and Eric Scott, Emma and Kate Finlayson. Ross was preceded in death by his parents Hunter and Mercaline Finlayson, and his brother Robert. He is survived by his sister-in-law Donna Smith and will be remembered with fondness by several nieces and nephews. Ross proudly served his country as a...
FINLAYSON, Dr. Ross Hunter
Peacefully on Friday, February 28, 2014 at Shalom Village at the age of 93. Ross is now reunited with his beloved wife Betty (2011). Dearly loved father of Don Finlayson (Lorraine) of Hamilton, Joan Scott (Gary) of St. Catharines and Nancy Finlayson (Rick Willms) of London. Devoted and proud grandfather to Ryan, James and Eric Scott, Emma and Kate Finlayson. Ross was preceded in death by his parents Hunter and Mercaline Finlayson, and his brother Robert. He is survived by his sister-in-law Donna Smith and will be remembered with fondness by several nieces and nephews. Ross proudly served his country as a Mosquito pilot in the RCAF during World War II. He was a highly respected dentist in Hamilton for over 50 years, retiring in 2001. He enjoyed serving on the Boards of The Hamilton Academy of Dentistry, The Ontario Dental Association, the Rotary Club and Central Presbyterian Church amongst others. He also held the position of clinical demonstrator at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto for several years. Visitation will be held at the MARLATT FUNERAL HOME, 615 Main St. East (east of Sanford), Hamilton, on Tuesday, March 4th from 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the Marlatt Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 1 p.m., with reception to follow at the funeral home. Cremation to follow with interment at Bayview Cemetery, Burlington. As an expression of sympathy, contributions to Central Presbyterian Church or Shalom Village would be appreciated. On-line condolences may be made at www.marlattfhhamilton.com

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