It is with great sadness that the family of Frederick Alwin Day announces his passing after a brief illness, on Friday June 18th, 2021 at the age of 84 years. A longtime resident of Combermere, Fred will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 62 years, Ursula (nee Lukasik) and his children, Dwayne (Maureen) Jerry (Lisa) Chris (Krysia) and Laura (Joe) Vogel. Fred will also be remembered by his son in law Joe Ridout, 23 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren.
Fred was pre-deceased by his parents Fred & Daisy Day, his sister Joan Stevens and his daughter Kathy Ridout.
Visitation will be held at Heubner Funeral Home, 43 Stafford St, Barry’s Bay on Monday June 21st 5 - 7pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday June 22nd at 10:30am at St. Hedwig Catholic Church with Rev. Paul Burchat presiding. Interment will follow at St. Frances de Sales - Latchford Bridge Cemetery.
Memorial donations in memory of Fred may be made to Madawaska Valley Hospice Palliative Care.
“In our thoughts and prayers….forever in our hearts”
Due to provincial directives, the maximum number of people in the funeral home/church at any time is 18 (funeral home)/ 50 (church) and you must keep a minimum distance of 6 feet between you at all times. This means no hugging, handshakes or other forms of contact with people outside of your household. No cycling of visitors. Masks are now mandatory to enter the funeral home/church/service location. You must book a visitation time via the sign up below. You must remain outside in your vehicle (no waiting outside the funeral home/service location) and wait to be allowed inside at your designated time slot and you must sign in with your name and phone number once you enter for contact tracing purposes. Please also ensure you use the hand sanitizer as requested. We no longer take donations, but there are links and phone numbers below to donate directly to each organization if applicable.
To send flowers to Frederick's family, please visit our floral store.
Attendance is limited to a maximum of 10 people, spread over 30 min intervals. Family and friends planning to attend are kindly requested to RSVP to reserve their time slot
MV Hospice Palliative Care
7 St. Francis Memorial Drive, Barry's Bay ON K0J 1B0