REDMOND, Richard Whitney – Age 91 of Oil Springs, passed away Saturday, October 14, 2023 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved husband of Shirley Redmond for 27 years. Loving father of Richard William Redmond (2021), Denise Margaret Redmond-Bonner (Paul), Jeff (Shannon) Russell, Dan (Annette) Russell, Jim (Shelley) Russell and Paul Russell (2000). Cherished grandfather of Christine (Dave) Park, Jamie (Kevin) Patterson, Danielle (Ryan) Minzen and Tony (Mackenzie) Russell and 8 great grandchildren. Rick will be missed by his large family in Nova Scotia and his fur babies Blackie and Goldie. Rick came to Ontario when he was 15 years old, he worked at Local 663 Sarnia for over 60 years. Rick cherished his family. He loved music and could play everything from piano, guitar, mandolin, harmonica, and step dance. He had a library full of song lyrics in his memory until the end. He had a passion for gardening and any ship that sailed. Rick loved to travel and meet people and he leaves behind many good lifelong friends.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 from 2-4 and 6-8pm.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 11:00am from the funeral home.