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HUGHES, Giles Ernest

obit_hughesHUGHES, Giles Ernest

Passed away peacefully, into the loving arms of his Savior, on Saturday, August 13th, 2016, at Lakeridge Health in Bowmanville.  Born on August 3, 1930, in Oshawa, to parents Ernie and Hazel.  Survived by his loving wife Jeanette for 67 years.  Beloved father of John (Vicki), Rick (Nei), and Wayne (Cindy).  Grandfather of Duane (Alison), Aaron (Val), Jamie, Mathew, Mark, Paul, Hannah, and Dylan.  Great-grandfather to Bradley, Kaiden, Connor and Ariel.  Dear brother of Eric, Mary Bowler and Glenys Cooper.  Thank you to the staff at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville 1st Floor Chronic Care for their compassion and care to Giles.  Relatives and friends may call at CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH, 300 Rossland Road East (at Ritson Road North), on Thursday, August 18, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at 12:00 p.m.  Interment Oshawa Union Cemetery.  Donations made in memory of Giles to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Alzheimer Society of Durham Region would be appreciated and may be made through McINTOSH-ANDERSON-KELLAM FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King Street East, Oshawa (905-433-5558).  Online condolences may be shared at