Michael Whyte

Obituary of Michael Whyte

(Retired – Sandvik Steel, Arnprior)


Suddenly but very peacefully at The Grove Nursing Home, Arnprior on Tuesday evening, June 26th, 2018; Michael John Whyte, a lifelong resident of Arnprior passed away at the age of 69. Beloved and devoted father of John (Paula) and Jennifer Dwyer (Jim). Cherished and proud “Grandpa” of Nolan, Matthew and Emmett. Dear brother of Doug (Caryn) of Ottawa and Barton (Debbie Russett) of Carleton Place. Predeceased by his parents, Jack and Daisy Whyte as well as his 2 sisters: Brenda Mellor (Brian of Kanata) and Jillian Doskoch (late Wally). Lovingly remembered by his nieces and nephews. While living at The Grove Nursing Home, both residents and visitors alike took great delight in Michael’s welcoming personality and willingness to help out in any way possible. The family wish to thank Dr. Kurian and the entire staff and team of volunteers at The Grove Nursing Home for their love, care and respect of Michael during his stay there. Relatives and friends were invited to pay their respects during visitation at the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior on Saturday morning, June 30th from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. A Tribute to Michael followed in the Pilon Family Chapel at 11 o’clock. Private interment Malloch Road Cemetery, Arnprior. In memory of Michael, please consider a donation to The Grove Nursing Home Redevelopment Campaign.

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