BLIGHT, Kenneth Rae - December 14, 1933 - May 7, 2013 With his family by his side, Ken Blight passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at Health Sciences Centre at the age of 79 years. Left to cherish Ken's memory is his best friend and wife, Shirley. He was a loving and devoted father to Pat (Tracy), Pam (Darren), and Todd (Heather). He was a "perfect" Grandpa to Taylor, Brodie, Tanner, Ethan, Braden, Lauren and Lane. He will be missed by his special brother Don (Doreen), sister-in-law Verna Blight, brother-in-law Don McCulloch, sister-in-law Iris Blight, brother-in-law Bob Larcombe (Irene), sister-in-law Donna Friesen (Dick), Audrey McGimpsey (Tom) as well as many nieces and nephews and friends. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at the Oakville Skating Rink at Centre Ice at 1:30 pm. As expressions of sympathy, if friends so wish, donations may be made in Ken's memory to the Oakville & District Community Endowment Fund, P.O. Box 1153, Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 3J9. A tree will be planted in memory and cared for by McKENZIES PORTAGE FUNERAL CHAPEL . 204-857-4021 www.mckenziesportagefuneralchapel.com12415455
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Thinking of Ken
Posted by Milford F. Cumberland (friend) On Saturday, May 18, 2013
Sadly i read of Ken's passing. I had the good fortune to know Ken and his son Pat.
My sincere sympathy
Our Deepest Sympathy
Posted by George & Laurette VanCauwenberghe & Family (Friends) On Saturday, May 11, 2013
Our deepest sympathy to Shirley & her family on the recent loss of their loved one Ken.Know that we share your loss & that you all are in our thoughts & prayers.God bless!
He will be Missed
Posted by Dave King (Friend) On Friday, May 10, 2013
Ken will be greatly missed by all who knew him and the whole community of Oakville and Portage. My thoughts are with the family and my sincere sympathy.
Thinking of your family
Posted by Lori and Terry Bachalo (Friends) On Thursday, May 9, 2013
Just wanted you to know that you are all in our thoughts during this very difficult time for your family. He always made time for a chat and made us feel welcome at the farm. Take care
Posted by Charlie & Lorraine Guick (Friends) On Thursday, May 9, 2013
Our deepest sympathy Shirley and family on the loss of Ken. He was a true friend to all that knew him. We have lost a great man and will be missed by many.