Passed away peacefully on Friday, November 2, 2018 at age 77. Loving husband to Elizabeth Weir for nearly 60 years, and dear father of Lori Weir (Georgia Curtis) of Toronto; Michael Weir (Jennifer) of Ottawa and the late Jayne Weir. Grandfather of Gregory Weir (Piyanan); Matthew; Cailean; and great grandfather of Felicia Jayne. Brother of Dave (Paddy) and the late John (Dolly of Montreal). Brother-in-law of June Lovegrove (Barry) and the late Jim Wyatt (Gwyneth of London). Tom spent most of his career in the printing industry including active involvement as President of the Ottawa Club of Printing House Craftsmen. He was also President of the Carlton Heights Curling Club and a Masonic Brother for over fifty years, Hudson Lodge No. 98. Post-retirement, Tom provided service over many years to his Tamworth, Ontario community as a devoted Anglican, a passionate environmentalist, and a former member of the Tamworth Lions Club. He was also a longtime member of the Royal Canadian Legion No. 458, and proudly advocated on behalf of veterans. Tom was a unique and special man, his interests and his opinions were many, he could fix or re-wire anything, and above all else he loved his family. The family will receive friends at the HANNAH FUNERAL HOME in Tamworth (613-379-2997) on Tuesday, November 6 from 7-9 p.m. and on Wednesday, November 7 from 12 noon, followed by Service in the Chapel at 1:00 p.m. Legion service Tuesday evening at 6:45 p.m. Memorial donations can be made to the Ottawa Heart Institute or the charity of your choice.
Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation
40 Ruskin Street, Room H-2408, Ottawa ON K1Y 4W7