Obituaries

Charles Austen Sharpe, of Durham, passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 in his 91st year.  Beloved husband for 62 years of Mary (nee Lawrence).  Charlie will be fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and cousins.  Predeceased by his parents Reg and Blanche Sharpe and his brothers Frank Sharpe, Alfred “Alf” Sharpe and Ross Sharpe.  Friends may call at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham on Sunday, May 14th from 2 - 5 p.m.  A celebration of Charlie’s life will be held at the Funeral Home on Monday afternoon at 1 p.m., with visitation prior to the service from 12 – 12:45 a.m.  Interment at Durham Cemetery.  As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Durham and Community Health Care Foundation or Rockwood Terrace Foundation would be appreciated by the family.