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Harold  Brittain
In Memory of
Harold Wallace Brittain
1922 - 2017
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Condolence From: Pam Nickerson
Condolence: Dear Heather and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you during this sad time and the hard days to come.
Monday November 20, 2017
Condolence From: bruce and cathy beveridge
Condolence: So sorry to hear of Harold's passing .So many memories. So many canoe tickets sold
Friday November 10, 2017
Condolence From: Billy, Pam n Martin McNamara
Condolence: So sorry for ur loss,our condolences to the family
Thursday November 09, 2017
Condolence From: Paul & Ellie Blauvelt
Condolence: The Life and Times of Harold Brittain

Harold entered into the work force
when he was just a lad;
He was a hard worker throughout his life time
and God knows he gave everything he had.
His skills and talents they were many
he was a real handy man, that's for sure;
Harold had an insatiable love for music
that came right straight from his core.
Harold was in his utmost glory
when in the field, the forest or the stream;
Hunting and fishing were two of his favourite past times
this man certainly got to live his dream.
Harold Brittain was a man's man
and he was stronger than a moose;
When he got out on the dance floor
he could really cut 'er loose!
I've shook the hand of Harold Brittain
and let me tell you he had a grip;
Even in the later years of his life
it would be unwise to give him any lip.
Harold not only wore many hats
he also wore a friendly smile;
I would liken him to the Good Samaritan
he would always go the extra mile.
Harold proudly served his country
in World War Number Two;
To him and all who took up the fight
a great debt of gratitude is due.
It's ironic that so close to Remembrance Day
this wily old vet would be laid to rest;
Both in war and through out his life time
I haven't a doubt he gave his very best.
Harold had a witty sense of humour
he always struck me as being kind;
There's no question priceless is the legacy
that he has left behind.
During the ninety-five years that Harold lived
he left an indelible mark upon this sod;
He touched and blessed a lot of lives
he truly was a gift to us from God.
Yes, Harold's toe- tapping days are over
and the final note here for him is played;
To those of us who knew and loved this man
our memories of him will never fade.
My hope is that I've done him a bit of justice
with these heart felt verses that I've written;
I realize they are merely just a glimpse
in the life and times of Harold Brittain

Written by: Paul E. Blauvelt
November 9, 2017
Thursday November 09, 2017
Condolence From: Dena McDonell
Condolence: I am so sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. He had such great stories and a smile that made us all smile. Hugs to you all.
Thursday November 09, 2017
Condolence From: Janice and Joe Chetwynd
Condolence: Sincere condolences to the Britain family.
Thursday November 09, 2017
Condolence From: Jamie Morrison Paulovic
Condolence: My sympathies to your family. Grandparents are the foundation of a family and their loss is felt among many generations. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Xo
Thursday November 09, 2017
Condolence From: Glenda Reid Macrae
Condolence: Sorry to see the obituary of your father in the paper today. I know he will be missed deeply. From the daughter of one of his war time buddies Elmer Reid
Thursday November 09, 2017
Condolence From: Pat (Brittain) Stewart
Condolence: Sorry to hear of Harold`s Passing. Was always glad to see him at the Forest Glen Hall when ever I was there. He always had a smile.
Thursday November 09, 2017
Condolence From: Don and Alice Smith
Condolence: It was with great sorrow that I heard of Harold's passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the whole family. I know how hard it is to lose a Dad. Harold had such a wonderful smile that all you had to do was see it and you had to smile back. Keep strong and lean on each other for strength.
Thursday November 09, 2017