Obituary for Graham Connor
Passed away peacefully with his daughter by his side, on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Freeport Campus of Grand River Hospital at the age of 81. Graham was born in Eccles, Manchester, England and immigrated to Canada January 1966. He was predeceased by his wife Brenda (May 7, 2012). Deeply missed by his son Chris of Point Clark, daughter Sally (Terry), granddaughter Brianna all of Waterloo, and sister Moira (Doug) of Guelph. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Ethel, his brother Maurice, and brother-in-law Barry. He will also be remembered by many other family and friends whom he stayed in touch with from childhood and has continued to over the last 70 years in England, Canada, California, New Zealand and Australia. Graham lived in Waterloo and worked at Marsland Engineering (Leigh Instruments) and later at Renison College at University of Waterloo. He has enjoyed almost 20 years of retirement and enjoyed his residence near his son in Point Clark over the last 4 years. He had a short stay at Clair Hills Retirement Home, and Freeport Hospital, the family would like to thank everyone there for the kindness shown and help given to Graham. As per Graham's wishes, cremation has taken place and a private family graveside service will be held at Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).
Visit www.henrywalser.com for Graham's memorial.