Surrounded by family at The Ottawa General Hospital, on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 at the age of 66. Loving father of Deborah Bell and proud grandfather of Devin, Patrick and Caleb Johnston. Garry is also survived by his mother Rose Bell, brother Terry Bell and his wife Brenda and nieces Paula Moorhouse, her husband Barry and their children Jamee and Jason, Rebecca Booth, her husband Rob and their children Ava and Daven, and Sara Bell, his sister Barb Englehart, her husband Rob and their daughter Amelia. Garry is predeceased by his father Gerald.
Garry was born in Kingston on August 29th, 1950. He moved to Prescott in 1959 where he attended St. Mark Catholic School and then South Grenville District High School. Following school he became a certified welder and travelled Canada with his trade.
Visitation will be held at the Marsden McLaughlin Funeral Home, 2065 Dundas Street, Cardinal, Ontario, K0E 1E0, on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 from 6 – 8 pm. Memorial donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at the Brockville General Hospital and The Ottawa Hospital’s General Campus for their attentive care and support.