Porritt, Jack (1939 – 2018): Jack passed away at the Kirkland & District Hospital surrounded by his family on Monday, December 17, 2018. Jack was predeceased by his parents John and Pansy (née English) Porritt. Survived and lovingly remembered by his children Tony (Kathy) Porritt, Des (Nancy) Porritt, Marina (Dave) Harper, Darren (Lisa) Porritt and Kim Porritt; his dear grandchildren Ashley, Amber, Jordan, Kendra, Kelsey, Matthew, Courtney, Devon, Brendan as well 6 precious great grandchildren. He will also be missed by his sisters Leona Lent and Marg Lauzon; his step children Sylvia, Robert, Sherri, Leonard and Shane Dell as well as numerous nieces and nephews. The family wishes to extend a very special thank you to Dr. Sara Kurki, Nurses Gina and Ashley from the Kirkland & District Hospital as well as the staff on the 2nd floor at Extendicare. Your kindness, compassion and professionalism shown towards Jack and the family will never be forgotten. Cremation has taken place. No service or visitation will be held. Donations in Jack’s memory may be mailed to Extendicare Resident Council (155 Government Road East, Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3P4).
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of John “Jack Porritt 2018..