After a courageous battle with cancer, Kilburn ‘K’ Thomas Charteris passed away on Sunday November 8, 2020. K was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth (2005). K leaves his sons, Thomas (Kimberly), Bruce (Lisa) and grandchildren Craig, Caroline, Madison and Regan; K is also survived by his sister Betty Sisler (Pete) and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by brother Ronald Charteris and sister Mae Ridley. Kilburn served with the Royal Canadian Airforce and had a career spanning over 30 years with the London Fire Department.
A special thank you to the medical teams from LHSC University Hospital ICU and 6th floor for the care they gave Kilburn over the past few weeks. A private family service will be conducted, with a celebration of life to be held at a date in the future. In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Canadian Cancer Society.
Arrangements are entrusted to Gilpin Funeral Chapel, 123 King Street E., in Forest. 519-786-4964 Please leave a memory or condolence online at www.GilpinFuneralChapel.com