Dumayne, Alfred “Pat” – 31 January 1930 – 10 March 2019
We are saddened to announce the passing of Pat, peacefully at his residence, following a brief illness and a long and full life. Pat is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Grace, daughter Isabel (Roger) Janke of Waterloo, grandchildren Patrick and James Groves, Kitchener, ON, Kevin Janke (Peggy), Toronto, Jillian Janke-Wittig (Chad), Kitchener and 3 great-grandchildren, brother Thomas (Lynn) Dumayne of London, ON. Predeceased by infant son James (1959), daughter Janet (2003), four sisters Ethel, Isabel, Mabel and Mary and brother George. Born in Lachine, Quebec, Pat proudly served 23 years with the Royal Canadian Air Force where he spent his career building and maintaining Air Force bases across Canada and in particular the North, retiring as Master Warrant Officer. He was the former Superintendent of Maintenance for McMaster University, Hamilton, ON from1968 – 1989. Pat was an ardent lover of nature, history, the outdoors, fishing and golf. He was a lifetime member and Past President of the Dundas Valley Golf and Country Club, a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 36, Dundas, ON, and Christ Church, Flamborough, Dundas, ON. Pat enjoyed many years of golf and playing cards with his friends. He was devoted to his family and will be greatly missed by many. The family wish to express appreciation to the entire Medical Team who cared for Pat with compassion and caring over the past few months and the staff at Amica, Dundas. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received by the family on Thursday afternoon and evening from 2-4 and 7-9 at Turner Family Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas. Pat’s Celebration of Life Service will take place on Friday, March 15th at 2:00 p.m. at CHRIST CHURCH ANGLICAN, 92 Hwy 8, Dundas. Donations to Christ Church Anglican or the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #36 Building Fund would be appreciated by the family.