Bom-Wrapper

Gordon Philpott

Gordon Philpott

Friday, August 30th, 1929 - Tuesday, August 25th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Gordon Philpott, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Gordon Philpott

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Gordon's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Gordon's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Philpott, Gordon Peter.

Our beloved Gord passed away peacefully on Tuesday August 25, 2020 just shy of his 91st birthday. Gord was predeased by his parents Murray McCheyne and Annie Noreen and his brother Doug.

Gord was the loving husband and soul mate for over 37 years with his loving and devoted wife Jane (nee Kimber). He leaves behind his cherished children Robert (Marsha), Michael (Gayle), and Leeanne (Scott Barrett) and his treasured grandchildren Doug, Michelle, Samantha, Liam, Wiley, Jake, Stephanie and Andrew (Amanda). Also, his faithful golden retriever Kelly.

Gord was a graduate of O.A.C Class of '52 (U. Of Guelph) and had a fulfilling, successful career at Ontario Hydro in the Head Office Forestry and Environment Dept as Head Landscape Architect. He was the President (1973) a volunteer position at that time of the Society of Ontario Hydro Professional Engineers handling labour negotiations, arbitrations and mediations representing Society members. He also served on many committees and social programs for the benefit of the employees of the company over his career.

Gord and his “honey bunny” Jane loved to see the world when they could, many Caribean islands, Bermuda, England, Portugal, Australia, tons of winter ski vacations, houseboating adventures and cottaging on Upper Stony Lake and in retirement on Buckhorn Lake with his dogs Clancy, then Keena, Sunny and Kelly. Winters early in retirement were spent in Florida and starting in 2006 spent many enjoyable winters in south Texas.

His pursuit of knowledge and facts with his sharp mind allowed him to complete crossword puzzles in no time and was always sought after to be on your Trivia Pursuit team. He was a man of honour, duty, respect and as many know a wonderful sense of humour.

Our sincere gratitude to all the staff at St. Joseph's at Fleming LTC in Peterborough for all their personal sacrifices that they have made during this difficult Covid 19 time. So thankful for everyone especially the dedicated, compassionate nursing and PSW's on Pathway G.

In memory of Gord, donations to St. Joseph's at Fleming LTC, Univ. Of Guelph Pet Trust or the Salvation Army Peterborough would be appreciated. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date in 2021.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gordon Philpott, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Gordon

Service Details

There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Gordon Philpott.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Gordon here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Gordon Philpott by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
TF

The Barrett Family

Posted at 03:26pm
"Gordon Philpott" will remain in our hearts forever.

3 trees were planted in the memory of Gordon Philpott

Plant a tree
WM

Wally Muenz

Posted at 09:31am
Jane, my deepest condolences for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
MW

Marilyn White

Posted at 10:54am
Jane, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. Our sincere condolences.

Marilyn and Bob
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: