With the morning sun shining brightly on his face, Alex Macdonald passed away at
the Guelph General Hospital on Friday May 24th.
Alex was the proud father of Anne and her husband Paul Sartor, Bill and his fiancé
Lisa Morrison. Alex was also the proudest grandfather of Andrew Sartor.
Alex will be deeply missed by his brothers Jack (Jackie), Ken (Ruth) & Earl (Carol)
and sister-in-law Bernice Aitken. Respected uncle of Heather Aitken and Chris &
Also left to mourn the loss of Alex is his girlfriend, Irene Sinclair and her daughters
Glenda, Valerie, Debbie and their families.
Alex was predeceased by his loving wife Ruth (nee Vrooman)2004, his parents
Percy & Pearl/Winnie, brothers-in-law Bert Aitken and Keith Vrooman and sister-
in-law Leona Au Coin.
The Cumnock Community has lost a local historian, musician, farmer, mechanic
and home builder. If anyone needed anything fixed, as long as it was green &
yellow, Alex would be right there! A true jack-of-all trades and he mastered them
Visitation to be held on Wednesday May 29th at The Graham Giddy Funeral Home, 280 St. David Street South in Fergus, From 2-4 & 7-9pm. Funeral to be held on Thursday May 30th, 11am at the funeral home followed by burial and reception.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Groves Memorial Hospital or the charity of your
choice would be appreciated by his family.