Walter John Strickland March 07, 1927 - December 22, 2004 Funeral arrangements by Salon Funéraire Rideau / Rideau Funeral Home Passed away peacefully on December 22 , 2004 at the age of 77. Beloved husband of Hazel Strickland (Galley) of 51 years. Loving father of Alan (Kimberley), Joanne Cadoret (Wayne), Beverley Leblanc (Gilles), Gary (Sharon). Dear grandfather of Kurtis, Jennifer, Nicolas, Kevin, Monique, Ryan, Kaleigh, Allyson and Michelle. Funeral services to be held at St. Veronica's Church, 1300 Carson, Dorval, on Monday, December 27, 2004 at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the West Island Palliative care residence or to the VON - Beaconsfield District. The family would like to thank the staff and volunteers at the West Island Palliative Care Home and the VON for their devoted care. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Rideau Funeral Home, 4275 Sources Blvd., DDO, 514-685-3344.