Norman MacEwen

Obituary of Norman MacEwen

MacEWEN, Norman Keith - Of Havelock (Belmont Lake) passed away unexpectedly at Peterborough Regional Health Centre with his family by his side, on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at the age of 86.  Cherished husband of Shirley (Prescott) and loving father to William (Debbie) Keeler of Port Perry and Debra of Peterborough.   Son of the late Daniel and Rosalind (MacEachern) of Long Creek, PEI.  Proud grandfather of Sarah (Doug Palinkas), Jeremy, Tyler (Michelle), Devin (Kerri) and Candace and great- grandfather of Easton, Brayden, Houston, Kylee, Zachary, Allison, Kian, Sophie and Levi.  Devoted brother of Hollis (Joan), Ruby (Andrew McNeill), Claire (Boyd MacDonald), Harvey (Margaret), Neil (Gail), Lucy Vryenhoek, Blair (Cheryl), Eric (Jeannine) and Heath (Patricia) and brother-in-law Ken Prescott.
Norman is pre-deceased by his oldest brother Albert and brother-in-law Aaldert Vryenhoek.  He will also be fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews and friends.  He cherished his 25 years of retirement at their home on the lake and he loved nothing more than to share it with family and friends who came to visit.  Cremation has taken place.  The family will be holding a Celebration of Norman’s Life at the Peterborough Lions Banquet Hall 347 Burnham Street Peterborough, on Monday, August 14th, between 1:30 and 4:00 p.m.   A Memorial Service will be held at the Canoe Cove Presbyterian Church, on Prince Edward Island on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.  Interment of Cremated remains at the New Dominion United Church Cemetery and a reception at the Canoe Cove Church are to follow.  In memory of Norman, charitable donations would be greatly appreciated by the family to Campbellford Memorial Hospital or the New Dominion United Church Cemetery.  Special thanks to all of those who helped to keep Norman here with us for so many years including Dr. Clare Minielly, Dr. Wei Wei Han, Dr. Laurence Grey and Dr. William Hughes. Online condolences to the family or directions to the Celebration may be found at

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