September 1, 1928 – December 19, 2017

Neilson, Edward Arthur “Ted” – Born September 1, 1928, died peacefully on Tuesday, December 19th in his 90th year.  Ted is predeceased by his loving wife June Eileen (2004).  Beloved father of Jennifer McLaren (Ron predeceased), Carolyn Neilson (Wayne Feeney) and Peter Neilson.  Grandfather of Heidi, Bryan, Kendra, Quinn, Keegan and Aidan; great-grandfather of River, Saylor and Zoey.  Brother of Marion Alice McLean (predeceased) and Dorathy Smith and uncle of many neices and dear friend of Mary Bryant.  Ted was a voracious reader who loved classical jazz, fishing, Wawa and his roots in Hamilton.  Thank you to the incredible staff at the St. Peter’s Palliative Care Ward and the staff at Caroline Place.  Family and friends are welcome by the family for a Graveside Service on Thursday, December 28th at 2:00 p.m. at WHITE CHAPEL MEMORIAL GARDENS, Hamilton.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Matthew’s House, Hamilton.