Obituary of Donald Ray Corrigan
It is with great sadness that the family of Donald Ray Corrigan announces his sudden passing on December 07, 2021, at 88 years young.
Donald leaves behind his beloved wife Marleen McCoy of 64 years. He was the much-loved father to Doug (Liz Desjardins) David (Colleen Belsher), Mervin (Antonella Dimario) and Brent (Linda Brand). He was the cherished grandfather to Andrew (deceased infant) Adam (Heather), Travis (Michaela), Thomas (Rebecca), Breanna (Cameron), Michel (Sabrina), Daniel (Audrey), and Tessa.
He was also a beloved great grandfather to Emily, Alex, Hailey (Adam and Heather), Jameson, Raleigh (Travis and Michaela), Avery, Charlotte, Emalyn (Thomas and Rebecca).
Donnie is survived by sister Grace (late Earl Angus), brothers Lawrence (Ester) and Norris (Faye) and sister Winnifred (late George). He was a dear brother-in-law to June Orr (late Garnet), Joan (late Cecil), Donna McCoy (late Frank) and Billy McCoy (Dorothy).
Donald leaves behind a successful farming legacy, surrounded by good friends, family and community filled with fond memories of him. He took great pride in his grandchildren and great grandchildren, sharing his stories, skills and wisdom. Ever devoted to his community, Donald was very active with St. Paul’s Anglican Church and, in earlier years, the Shawville Odd Fellows Lodge. He generously volunteered his time to parish fundraising meals and activities as well as aiding local farmers in times of need.
In retirement, Donald enjoyed peaceful moments in the outdoors, playing cards with neighbors and supporting his family and grandchildren.
Friends may call at Hayes Funeral Home, 134 Centre Street, Shawville, Quebec on Friday, April 8, 2022 from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service to be celebrated on Saturday, April 9, 2022 in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Shawville, Quebec at 10:30 a.m. Interment Village Cemetery.
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