Meadows, Frank H. - Peacefully and surrounded by his family at Parkwood Hospital on Sunday, February 20th, 2011, Frank Harold Meadows, of London in his 77th year. Much loved and loving husband and best friend of the late Joyce Meadows. Adored father of John (Janice) of Toronto, Ainslie (Steve) of Beeton, David (Nisha) of Toronto and Jim (Mary) of St. Thomas. Cherished grandfather of Andrew, Nicholas, Julia, Laura, Katie, Connor, and Sarah. Dear son of the late Harold and May Meadows of Montreal. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. After obtaining B.Sc., B.Div. and S.T.M. degrees, Frank became a minister of the United Church of Canada and served in St. Therese, Quebec (St. Therese United Church), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (Knox United Church), Waterloo, Ontario (Parkminster United Church), Toronto, Ontario (Fairlawn United Church) and London, Ontario (First-St. Andrew's United Church). His faithful service and unique contributions to each church, along with his unwavering commitment to tolerance, justice and understanding within the larger church, were recognized by the awarding of an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree. A gifted preacher, he displayed a deep love of liturgy and church music. Outside of his church life, Frank was an avid golfer and curler, a member of the Kiwanis Club and an accomplished organist and singer. Frank was defined by his pursuit of excellence in all activities. Friends may call on Wednesday, March 2nd from 7-9 p.m., and Thursday, March 3rd from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at First-St. Andrew's United Church, 350 Queens Avenue at Waterloo Street, where a memorial service will be conducted on Friday, March 4th at 1:00 p.m. by the Rev. Dr. Kate Crawford. Memorial contributions to the Mission and Service Fund of the United Church of Canada or the Canadian Cancer Society would be gratefully acknowledged.
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