Obituary of Harold "Hal" Lendon
“I’ve had a wonderful life.” Harold “Hal” Austin Lendon, of Owen Sound passed away peacefully with his children by his side on Sunday, June 6th, 2021 at the age of 84 years.
He will be greatly missed, especially by his children, Gregory “Cleve” Lendon and his wife Sophie Buhnik (Tokyo, Japan), Maura Lendon and her husband Mark Johnson (Toronto/Long Beach, CA), and Graeme Lendon (Meaford). He is also survived by his sister Judy Lendon and her partner Joan Beecroft (Owen Sound). He is predeceased by his parents Eddy and Claudia, and brother Ken.
“I’m tremendously grateful.” (Hal’s words.)
The family would like to thank the network of outstanding health care professionals who supported him in his last months of life, including Chapman House Grey Bruce Residential Hospice, Kelso Pines Retirement Lodge, Grey Bruce Health Services including Dr. Aboo, the oncology team and the 6th floor staff of the Owen Sound Hospital, Dr. Chaddah, Dr. Robbins and the Alzheimer Society.
If you wish to honour Hal’s legacy, plant a tree, adopt a homeless pet, contribute to the fight for true justice, equality and freedom. If you wish to express your sympathy by making a donation, consider the Owen Sound Public Library or Chapman House Grey Bruce Residential Hospice.
Online condolences and donations can be sent by visiting Hal’s memorial at www.woodfuneralhome.ca