John Downes

Obituary of John Edward Downes

Jack Downes


Peacefully at Victoria Hospital with his loving family by his side, on Friday, December 13, 2019, Jack Downes of London and formerly of Carfin, Scotland at the age of 87 years. Cherished husband for 60 years of Margaret Downes. Loving father of Ian and Stephanie of Ohio. Proud grandfather of Kyle and Emily. Brother of Joseph Downes of London and the late Raymond, Gerard and his sister May. Also loved by many nieces, nephews and cousins.


Friends may visit at the McFarlane & Roberts Funeral Home, 2240 Wharncliffe Road, South, Lambeth, (519) 652-2020 on Thursday, December 19, 2019 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m The Mass celebrating Jack’s life will be held at St. George Parish, 1164 Commissioners Road West, London, ON N6K 1C7 on Friday, December 20, 2019 at 12:00 noon. Interment at a later date. Donations to the Alzheimer Society London-Middlesex, 435 Windermere Road, London, ON N5X 2T1 gratefully acknowledged. On-line condolences are available through


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Evening Visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, December 19, 2019
McFarlane & Roberts Funeral Home
2240 Wharncliffe Road, South
Lambeth, Ontario, Canada

Funeral Mass

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Friday, December 20, 2019
St. George Parish
1164 Commissioners Road, West
London, Ontario, Canada