Born: March 10, 1934
Military History: In 1953 Ed enlisted in the Royal Canadian Infantry Corps at London, Ontario, No. 7 Personnel Depot. Subsequently, Camp Borden and the United Nations Forces in Korea and the Canadian Guards.
In 1956 he joined the Royal Canadian Air Force (Training Command) Band, which was based in Toronto. Other postings included the RCAF Central Band in Ottawa; the North American Air Defence Command Band in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA; The Royal Canadian Regiment (Band) in Gagetown, N.B.; The Canadian Forces School of Music (Director of Music Course) Victoria , B.C.; The Royal Canadian Artillery Band in Montreal (St. Hubert, P.Q.) French Immersion language course; followed by an instructor position at the Canadian Forces School of Music, Esquimault, B.C.; then was posted to the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Band, Calgary, AB. Retired in 1989 with over 35 years of service.
Civilian: Ed Barlow continued to be active as a musician and a variety of volunteer work with service clubs. He was a member of the Calgary Chapter of the Canadian Association of Veterans in United Nations Peacekeeping (CAVANP).
The Official March of The Royal Canadian Legion
Composed and arranged Ed Barlow
SAUL, Norman Francis – Norm passed peacefully with his loving wife Audrey by his side on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at St. Joseph’s Heath Centre, Guelph.
Norm was kind, patient, with a great sense of humour and a gentleman. We are forever grateful for his presence in our lives. Beloved husband to Audrey, much loved and proud dad to Stephen and daughter-in-law Cathy. Proud and much-loved grandpa to granddaughter Erin (Len) and proud and much-loved grandpa to grandson Taylor. Predeceased by his parents Olive and William, and sister Joyce. Norm will be sadly missed by his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and good friends.
There will be a private family gathering at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 519-822-0051 / www.wallcustance.com.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to The Salvation Army, 1320 Gordon St., Guelph, ON N1H 6H3 would be appreciated.
MOODY, Keith Carlyle
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Keith Carlyle Moody on Friday, December 25, 2020 with his family at his side. Beloved husband of the late Ruth (nee Nichols) (2012). Loving father of Jo Anne (David) Frost of Norwood, John (Josie) of Mississauga, Janet (Bill) Page of Port Perry and Jennifer (Chris) Slobodzian of Lakefield. Grandpa of 8; great grandpa of 7 and a great-great grandpa of 2.
Keith was born January 7, 1924 to John and Gladys (nee Dawson) Moody. He was the 5th of 9 children and will be missed by his surviving siblings Harry (Donna) Moody of Wheatley and Ora (Harold) Puyda of Leamington. He loved his many nieces and nephews. Keith served in the Royal Cad Reserves from 1943 – 1945. Then in 1949, he enlisted in the Armed Forces until retiring in 1974. Upon settling in Guelph, Keith worked at the LCBO until retirement. Keith was a valuable and active member at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 234, Guelph for over 30 years.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date. If desired, memorial contributions to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 234, Guelph would be appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to GILCHRIST CHAPEL – McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi Street, Guelph, (519-824-0031). We invite you to leave your memories and donations online at: www.gilchristchapel.com and they will be forwarded to the family.
WEATHERSTON, Beverly Arnold (Bev) – Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at the Guelph General Hospital on Saturday, January 2, 2021, at the age of 82.
Bev was the loving husband of Mary (Kemp) Weatherston. He was the loving father of Jeff and his wife Nancy of Montgomery, Illinois. Proud Grandpa of Jason, Adam and Brandon. Bev was the beloved son of Vernette Weatherston. He was the dear brother of Sherran (Bob) Bowers. Bev was loved by many brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, and numerous nieces and nephews. Bev will be missed by his fur-baby Digger.
Bev loved golfing, going to Storm games, card games at the Senior Centre and snow-mobiling. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion for many years. He enjoyed his yearly trips to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, and Bev cherished his summers with Mary in Port Elgin.
Bev appreciated all the love and support he received from his family and friends over the years.
Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Bev’s Life will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 519-822-0051 / www.wallcustance.com – Condolences can be sent via funeral home website below Bev’s notice.
Memorial contributions to St. Mary’s General Hospital would be appreciated.