Obituary of Howard Aitken
Peacefully surrounded by the love of his family, at the Grey Bruce Health Services, on Friday, July 5th, 2019. Howard Maurice Aitken, of Owen Sound, at the age of 91 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Ilene Aitken (nee Kirktown) (2012). Loving father of Penny Gardner (Al) and Judy Stobbe (Tom), both of Owen Sound and Sharon Aitken (Len Jones), of Desboro. Proud grandfather of Sean (Meredith), Lisa (Max), Megan (David), April, Chelsea and great-grandfather of Carter. Howard will be sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, John and Jessie Aitken; his siblings, William Aitken (Mabel), Ethel Graham (Bill), Ernest Aitken (Gwen), Mae Nuhn (Rueben), Florence McCracken (Russell) and Ida Ferris (Steve).
A Private Graveside Service for Howard Aitken will be held at a later date at Greenwood Cemetery, Owen Sound. If so desired, the family would appreciate donations to the Owen Sound Regional Hospital Foundation as an expression of sympathy and may be made through the BRIAN E. WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 250 – 14th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 3X8 (519-376-7492). Messages of condolence may be sent to the family on-line at www.woodfuneralhome.ca