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Donald “Don” Carter

August 4, 2022

As was his wish, Don passed at home, surrounded by his family, on Thursday, August 4, 2022. Beloved husband of Sheila for 60 years. Loving father of Kimberley (John) and Brad (Jen). Cherished Grandpa and Poppy of Carter, Jacob (Alexandra), Lucas, and Tye. Dear brother of Heather Guit and brother-in-law of Jim Arnold (Bev). Predeceased by his parents Don and Vera Carter.

Don was a retired Bus Operator after being employed for 37 years and one day by London Transit. He was a member of the East London Moose Lodge #1300, and the Royal Canada Legion Branch #317. He was Santa Claus to many, many children over the years.

The family would like to thank Saint Elizabeth, V.O.N., and Dr. Hamilton for their care and compassion.

Don will be deeply missed and forever loved.

Visitation will be held at Westview Funeral Chapel (709 Wonderland Road North, London) on Tuesday, August 9, 2022, from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., where a funeral service will be conducted at 12:30 p.m. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Don are asked to consider the London Health Sciences Foundation – Cancer Program.

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Our Deepest Condolences to the Carter family. RIP Don Carter.

~ Winston & Jodi Cauchi

A donation has been made to London Health Sciences Foundation - Cancer Program. Message from the donator: One of the friendliest neighbours I have ever known. I will miss seeing him on the front porch. You have my deepest sympathies Sheila.

~ Pam Sherratt

The Best Santa. MUCH love from the west cost family. YOU are in my thoughts..

~ Alanna Baker

Dear Sheila Thinking of you and your family with sympathy at the time of Don’s passing. Sincerely Terry & Elizabeth Curran Mississauga

~ Donald Carter

A donation has been made to LHSC - Cancer Program. Message from the donator: Dear Brad, Jen and family, we are so sorry for your loss. It's always difficult to lose someone. We hope that you have many happier memories of your time with Don. Love to you all. Mike and Christine

~ Mike Granziol

Dear Sheila, Kim, John, Heather and Family, my deepest condolences on the loss of your precious Don. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this sorrowful time.

~ Cathy Heyndrickx

Brad, Jen, Tye and family…sincere condolences from Paul and I. ❤️

~ Christine Dickson

We know Don will be missed by all who knew him .We had the pleasure of being friends for over 30 years.Great bowler and always joking and smiling.RIP Don🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏💔😇

~ Wayne & Brenda Dunlop

Dear Sheila, Kim, John, Brad, Jen, Heather and Family I am deeply saddened to learn news of your beloved Don. I have wonderful memories when Ray married my sister Elaine, and together our families shared wonderful celebrations. Don’s greatest joy was you Sheila and his beautiful children and grandchildren. Please know I am keeping you all, close in my heart and wishing you strength and love. Love & Memories, Mary

~ Mary (Moore) Wilson

Services for Donald “Don” Carter

Visitation will be held at:
Westview Funeral Chapel
709 Wonderland Road North,
London, Ontario

August 9, 2022 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Funeral Service will be held at:
Westview Funeral Chapel
709 Wonderland Road North,
London, Ontario

August 9, 2022 12:30 pm

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