John Douglas Vernon Furneaux

October 4, 2019


Passed away suddenly at his residence on Friday October 4, 2019, J. Douglas Furneaux, aged 92 years.  Predeceased by his parents Margaret and Dr. Jack Furneaux; beloved grandson Andrew Furneaux; brothers in law James Begg, Otto Ebert, Frank Fieser, Frank Day and Harold Day and sister in law Elizabeth Day.   Leaving to mourn with beautiful memories are his wife of 67 years, Trudy (Gertrude), their children Jeff (Betty), Guy (Annette) and Karen (Jerry Baird); loving grandchildren Jeffrey (Heather), John (Lesley), Heather, Josh, James, Nicholas (Erin) and Erin(Adam), seven beautiful great grandchildren; sisters Mildred Begg, Jane Crosbie (John), Almeda Ebert and Heather Fieser; sisters in law Lorraine Day and Margaret Day; brothers in law Ralph Day (Millicent) and Melville Day (Margaret); also, a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.  Cremation has taken place. The family will accept visitors at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday October 8 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral service will be held from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Wednesday October 9 at 11:00 a.m. Following the service, Andrew and Pop will be interred together at Forest Road Anglican Cemetery.  Donations in Douglas’ memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.



2-4 p.m. on October 8, 2019

7-9 p.m. on October 8, 2019

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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11:00am, Wednesday October 9th

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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To Karen
Sorry for your loss

To: Karen and Jeff
I was deeply saddened to hear of your fathers’s passing.I have many memories of your father that i will always cherish.
They say when we lose a loved one here on earth,we gain an angle in heaven that watches over us.Take comfort in knowing your father is always with you.
Give your Mom a big hug for me.

Much Sympathy to the Furneaux Family.
Rodney Wills

Trudy and Family:
I am so very sorry for your loss. Such a gentle man.

I was so saddened to hear of Doug’s sudden passing. My sincerest sympathy to you and your family and may happy memories of a full life together be a strength to you.

So sorry for your loss-I had no idea my mom (Doris Tucker) has a special friendship with You guys-what a small world. Love & blessings to all the family

Sorry to hear of Doug’s passing. Our deepest
sympathy to you, Trudy, and all the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you

Very sorry for your loss!
Paul and Margaret Foster

Jeff and all the Furneaux family
Sad to hear of your loss. Our deepest condolences.
Garland Jennings and Jennifer Jeans

Karen & Jerry – Thinking of you during this difficult time. With our deepest sympathy.
Donna, Randy & Josh Gregory

Deepest sympathies from an old school mate.

Mrs Furneaux & Family.
We are so sorry to hear about Mr. Furneaux ‘s passing.. We know this is a very difficult time for you and your family. You have our deepest sympathy.

Dear Karen and Jeff
So sorry you had to say goodbye to your Dad. Thinking of you at this difficult time and wishing you peace.

To Karen – So sorry to hear about your Dad’s passing. Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time.
Robyne, Tony and Gillian

To Trudy, Karen, Jeff & Guy, and families. My heart is heavy today for you all. I know Doug lived a full and precious life but that doesn’t make the loss any less painful. Those we hold closest to our hearts never truly leave us. Doug lives on in the kindness he shared and the love he brought into your lives.

Mrs. Furneaux, Jeff,,Guy and Karen and the entire Furneaux family. Mr. Furneaux’s passing is a so very sad to hear. He certainly lived a very long life. He was such a fine and caring person. My sincere condolences to all of you. He will be missed by all.
Sincerely, Heather French❣️

Guy, Annette & Family, Sincere condolences.

Karen – Thinking of you and your family. Your dad always had such a warm, genuine presence when I had the privilege of being in his company. He lives in all of you for always! Big hugs to you all, especially your mom.