IRA GEDDES Geddes - It is with sadness that the family of Ira Carson Geddes announces his passing on Thursday, February 5, 2004 at the Kirkland & District Hospital surrounded by those who loved him. Ira was predeceased by his mother Irene, father Elmer Geddes and father in law Jonny Gibson. He will be lovingly remembered and survived by his wife Vanessa (nee Gibson) and sons Grant and wife Bobbi-Jo and Kyle and wife Laura. Also left to mourn are his four precious grandchildren Brianna, Bryce, Cole and Owen, brother in law Jimmy (Sirpa) Gibson and family, sister in law Merina (Don) Weisflock, and sister in law Cheryl (Preston) Truax of British Columbia; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts; cousins and his favorite mother in law Eva Gibson (nee Saunders). Ira enjoyed his weekly visits to Tim Horton’s to talk with numerous friends; helping his sons with numerous projects (playing foreman); playing with his grandchildren and pampering his dog Storm. Ira also enjoyed fishing and camping with his fifth wheel. In keeping with Ira’s wishes, his cremated remains will be laid to rest in the Kirkland Lake Cemetery with a graveside service in the spring of 2004. Memorial contributions in Ira’s memory may be made to the Timiskaming Diabetes Association (P.O. Box 715, Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3K1).