Obituary for Ian Fraser
Fraser, Ian C.
WWII - Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders Infantry Regiment
Passed away peacefully at the Smiths Falls Hospital on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the age of 88. Beloved husband for over 49 years of the late Carolyn (nee Hollier) who predeceased Ian in 2014. Loved father of the late Heather Fraser and Laurie (Scott) Bedford. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Fraser, Joey and Ethan Bedford, Nicole (James) Whitehorne and great-grandsons Emmet and Ray Whitehorne. Ian was the eldest brother of Sheila (Terry) McDermid, Janet (Wesley) Stitt and Doug (Pat) Fraser and is predeceased by his brother Allan and Allan's wife Mary. Ian will be sadly missed by his sister-in-law Pamela (Bjarne) Carlsen as well as his many nieces, nephews and extended family and friends. Ian was a proud member of the Smiths Falls RCAF Club and Royal Canadian Legion and spent countless hours volunteering with the Evergreen Avenue in Smiths Falls. He was a dedicated member of the Westminster Presbyterian Church and also spent much of his time in the winter at the Smiths Falls Curling Club. Family and friends are welcome to join in a celebration of Ian's life at the Royal Canadian Legion, Smiths Falls on Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 1 to 4 p.m. A private graveside service will take place at Hillcrest Cemetery at a later date. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church or the Smiths Falls Hospital Foundation.