George LeRoy Oram

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In loving memory of George “LeRoy” Oram who passed away at the Vale Hospice in Sudbury on Monday, December 5th, 2016 at the age of 80 years. Beloved husband of Mary Agnes Oram (nee Richards) of Hanmer. Loving father of Debbie Proulx (husband Richard) of Hanmer, Terry Oram of Barrie, Kim McFadden (husband Tom) of Burlington, Brian Oram (wife Brigitte) of Capreol and Barry Thomas Oram (husband Nicholas) of Bowen Island, British Columbia. Cherished grandfather of Sara, Ryan, Jennifer, Steven, Krista, Shawn, Harrison and Mitchell and great-grandfather of Logan, Carter, Emma and Coen. Dear brother of the late Harold Oram (surviving wife Giselle of Sudbury), Evelyn Mooney (late husband Jim) of Dundas and Nancy Cadwell (late husband Jim) of Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia. LeRoy was born in Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia on June 24th, 1936, son of Mildred and George Oram (both predeceased). At the age of 10, he and his family moved to the Sudbury area. For close to 30 years, LeRoy worked for INCO as a miner and retired in 1993. In his healthier years, some of his favourite pastimes were hunting, gardening, photography and walks to the mall in Hanmer. He will be remembered as a kind hearted individual who always had a twinkle in his eyes, never complained and who loved being surrounded by his family. As per his wishes, there will be no visitation. Cremation at Lakeview Crematorium. A celebration of LeRoy’s life will take place at the Valley East Lions Club Den (St. Joseph Street in Hanmer) on Saturday, December 10th, 2016 from 1:00 pm. to 4:00 p.m. All relatives and friends are invited to join the family for this special gathering. Donations to the Maison Vale Hospice, in LeRoy’s memory, would be greatly appreciated. A special thank you by the family is extended to all doctors and staff at the cancer centre, especially Dr. Ishak and Dr. Singh, the caring  Dr.’s and staff at Maison Vale Hospice , CCAC especially, and case worker Lani Radley who all have touched LeRoy’s life throughout these past few years.  Arrangements in care of Simple Wishes of the North. (705) 470-7070

Condolence Messages

  1. Liz and Ron Dunn

    10 December 2016 3 years ago

    Terry, our hearts go out to you and your family at this time. Thinking of you.
    Love from us.

  2. Ivon Turcotte

    16 December 2016 3 years ago

    Dear Agnes, please accept my deepest sympathy to you and your family. I know he will be deeply missed.

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