7-9 p.m. on Sunday, May 14


11 a.m., Monday, May 15 at Harris Funeral Home


50 Years


C. Arnold Secord

Death Notice

Charles Arnold Secord June 10, 1908 May 1, 2006 Arnold, a gentleman of integrity, honour, dignity and pride. As a gentleman of integrity and honour, he was proud of all that he accomplished in both his personal and business life. In his early years, Arnold enjoyed sitting at the piano playing music by ear. In his later years, he created beautiful oil paintings. But from a young boy, his passion was always cars. Arnold was a loving, caring father of all his children and their spouses. He took pleasure in and was proud of their accomplishments. His grandchildren and great-grandchildren were so very special to him. He always remarked how intelligent and capable they all were. But most of all, he adored his soul mate and wife, Myra. Together they were a striking couple, but more importantly, they led by example of how couples should honour, care for and love each other. They were married for 65 years and now are being reunited again in peace. CHARLES ARNOLD SECORD Charles Arnold Secord a true gentleman, passed away peacefully on May 1, 2006, in his 98th year at London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital. Cherished and devoted husband of the late Myra Mae Secord (2004). Loving and proud father of Stephen and his wife Wendy of Toronto, Susan and her husband Ron Webb of London, Michael and his wife Pat of Saskatoon, Marilyn and her husband Ken Douglas of Wasaga Beach. Dearest grandfather of Heather Secord and Brad White, David and Tamara Secord, Jason Webb and Holly Hrytzay, Alan Webb and Maki Ikushima, Andrew and Michelle Douglas, and Emily and Bill Lewis. Adoring great-grandfather of Anne Lewis and Chase Douglas. Visitation on Sunday, May 14 from 7 - 9 p.m. at James A. Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James Street at Richmond, where the funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 15, with reception following. Private family interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Church of St. John the Evangelist, 280 St. James St., London, ON N6A 1X3, the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. A special thank you to Arnolds personal caregivers who have been so kind to him.