Rumbold, Kenneth Charles

October 30, 1944 ~ November 30, 2020

RUMBOLD, Kenneth Charles– Age 76 of St. Clair Township, passed away on Monday, November 30, 2020 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved husband and best friend of Shirley. Loving father of Shelley (Scott) McDonald and Jody (Phillip) Irving. Cherished grandfather of Joel Irving, Myia Irving, Victor McDonlad and Eve McDonlad. Missed by his mother Ruby Rumbold and predeceased by his father Charles Melvin Rumbold (2016). Dear brother of Doris (Gus) Gostick. Survived by many friends, cousins, nieces and nephews. Ken was a volunteer Fire Fighter for over 25 years at Brigden fire department. Ken was an avid fisherman, loved the lake and will be missed by all of his camping buddies at Charrons Campground.

Funeral Details
There will be no visitation or services at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, BRIGDEN. Cremation has taken place.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Bluewater Health Foundation-Palliative Care Unit (, Canadian Cancer Society ( or Sarnia Humane Society (

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  1. Shirley and family, such a fine man, always smiling, always a friendly “hello” Know Ken will be missed by many who knew him and especially by you, Shirley and your family. Sincere condolences at this sad time.

  2. Shirley, Doris and families My condolences in your loss of Ken. May your memories give you comfort at this sad time.

  3. Shirley. Sending our thoughts and prayers to you and your family. We will miss seeing Ken at the marina at the Bay. Take care and stay safe!

  4. Shirley, Jody & family so sorry to hear of Ken’s passing. Sending my sincere condolences during this difficult time.

  5. Shirley, Jody and the rest of the family. My deepest sympathy and thinking of everyone at this difficult time.


  6. May our deepest sympathy to Doris and Gus Shirley and the extended family. MEMORIES of the yesteryear in Brigden. LOSING THE THINGS YOU LOVE THAT KEEPS YOUR WORLD AND LIFE TOGETHER GIVES US MEMORIES THAT KEEPS AND TEARS US APART.

  7. Shirley, Doris and families, So sorry to learn of Ken’s passing. Thinking of all of you at this very difficult time.

  8. Shirley and families,
    Please accept our sincere condolences in the passing of a dear loved one. Ken was a great man. May our prayers and thoughts comfort you at this sad time of sorrow.

  9. Shirley and families,
    Lease accept our sincere condolences in the passing of a dear loved one. Ken was a great man. May our prayers and thoughts comfort you at this sad time of sorrow.

  10. My deepest sympathy to you at this sad time ! Cherish the many fond memories that you have . He will be missed !
    Helen Gilfoyle

  11. My heart breaks for all of you. Im so sorry for your loss. He was an amazing man and one of my dad’s best friends. I hope they are having the best time being together again.

  12. Deepest sympathies to each of you in the loss of Ken, I haven’t seen him for a number of years but have many memories of him when I was growing up, even though he was older than me (Doris and I are the same age). May God hold you in His embrace during this difficult season.

  13. I am sending condolances to your family. Thinking of you this difficult time. Get strenght from memories you shared.

  14. thoughts are with you during this difficult time. I will miss seeing his smiling face and having a nice chat at work about the news in the neighbourhood.
    Tracey Sitzes

  15. Dear Doris & Gus; we’re so very sorry to hear of the passing of your brother. I know you were close and will miss him; your memories will be with you forever.
    Paul & Suzy

  16. Shirley, I was saddened to read of Ken’s passing. I remember a lot of fun times spent with you and Ken, cherish all your memories to help you through this difficult time. I send my sincerest condolences.

  17. Shirley and all the family, our deepest condolences in the loss of Ken. Cherish the memories to help you through this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family.
    Rick and Carol

  18. Thoughts and Prayers go out to Shirley, Shelley, Jodi and the rest of Ken’s Family. Keep the memories of Ken forever in your hearts. R.I.P Ken !

  19. So sorry to hear about the loss of your husband. My thoughts & prayers are with you and your family.

  20. Shirley and family-So sorry to hear about Ken’s passing. The two of you have always held a special place in our memories and hearts. Love you. Bobbi and Mary

  21. Shirley , Doris and families ,,,Our deepest condolences for all sending prayers and thinking of you all at this difficult time .

  22. Shirley and Family, you are in our thoughts at this difficult time. We will miss Ken as a neighbour and as a customer. Take care.

  23. Jodi , Shirley and the entire family so sorry to hear about Ken. Ron knew Ken from work years ago . Thinking of you all at this difficult time ! Maureen and Ron Bailey xoxo

  24. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. We are so sad to hear of Ken’s passing, we always loved his visits with us. We will miss his fishing updates. 🙏

  25. Deepest sympathy to the Rumbold family. May God give you comfort at this time with wonderful memories to cherish.
    Alan and Marie (Dawson) Stephenson

  26. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family, Shirley at the passing of Ken. Barb and Gordon Leaper

  27. It was truly a shock to hear of Ken’s illness and passing. He is now out of pain and at peace. May the family and close friends find solice in the many happy memories shared through life. Thoughts and prayers with all; God bless.

  28. Shirley, So very sorry to hear of Ken’s passing. My thoughts are with you and the family during this most difficult time
    Brenda and Rick Dennis

  29. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. At this difficult time it is hard to find words to say. God bless.

  30. Ron and I are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you all. May good memories help ease your time of sorrow. Sincerely Ron and Jackie Atmore.

  31. My thoughts are with all of you. Losing family is hard at any time, but this year has been made especially difficult. Maybe Larry and Kenny will see each other in heaven…