Jane and Peter Townshend
November 21, 2012, 11:04 pm
Dear Barb, Ross and Rob;
Many years have passed since I was at St. John's but Chris and you both have played a role in forming who I became. May God surround you with His presence at this time and may you feel strength together as a family as you begin to celebrate Chris' wonderful life.
November 22, 2012, 9:40 am
Dear Barb, Ross and Rob: Please know how very saddened our family is to hear of Chris's passing. We all cherish many memories of times past filled with warmth, love, faith and endless laughter. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all as you travel this most difficult part of your journies.
November 22, 2012, 9:55 am
Information Technology Services (ITS) at Western University is thinking about you. Sorry to hear about your loss.
November 22, 2012, 11:41 am
Dear Rob, Mrs. Atkinson and family,
I was very sorry to hear of your loss. Please know you are all in my thoughts and prayers as you go through this time.
November 22, 2012, 1:11 pm
Dear Barb and family
Iam so sorry to hear of Chris's death.My sympathy's go to you and your family.
I have many fond memories of living and working with both you and Chris.
In deepest sympathy
November 22, 2012, 4:47 pm
Dear Rob and family,
My heart goes out to you. I hope you feel the love of friends and family around you at this time.
November 22, 2012, 4:58 pm
I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. I've been remembering so many wonderful St. John's times, and my heart goes to you all. We send prayers from the West.
Jean=-Marc & Jane Philibert
November 22, 2012, 11:04 pm
To Barbara, Ross, Rob and their families, our deepest sympathy. We have fond memories of dog walking in Gibbons Park with Chris and Tigger. We got to know a kind and generous man who did more good work in his life than most, but with a deprecating sense of humour about what he achieved. He had the light touch of those for whom love and care for his fellow human beings came naturally, flowing freely from the heart. Jean-Marc was deeply touched when helping Chris renovate Barb's kitchen and Chris called him 'old son'. (J-M's affectionate term for Chris, in return was 'old bugger'). We mourn the passing of an uncommon man and hope that we will learn from him to love one another a little more.
Jean-Marc and Jane Philibert
November 24, 2012, 9:40 am
To Barb and Family,
I offer my most sincere sympathy to you on learning of Chris's passing. I enjoyed his support, his wit and his commitment to his students at Fanshawe College. His almost daily stories of the antics of one of my dogs you rescued, brought tears of laughter to me and our colleagues. I regret never compensating you for the damages!
My thoughts and prayers are with you.
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