Hewitt Boyd Saunders

July 19, 1939 to October 30, 2022


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Passed peacefully away at his home on October 30, 2022, Hewitt Boyd Saunders, age 83 years.

Predeceased by wife Glendene; parents Roy and Olive; sister Doreen; and brother Frank.

Leaving to mourn sons Glen (Janice), Craig (Paula); cherished grandchildren Kyle, Ayden and Ocean; siblings Dave (Levina), and Doreen (Brian); as well as nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Thursday, November 3 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will take place at the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Friday, November 4 at 11 a.m., with interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the H. Bliss Cancer Clinic.



2-4 p.m. on November 3, 2022

7-9 p.m. on November 3, 2022

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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11:00am, Friday November 4th

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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Doreen and family. Sorry to hear of Boyd’s passing. Sincere condolences to the family.

Dave, Doreen and Boyd’s family. Sincere condolences on Boyd’s passing. I remember him as a wonderful Science teacher and humane person. Cherish the memories he has left you with.

Kindest regards,
Linda (Lythcott) Graham

Dear Dave, Doreen and Brian,

May God bless each of you with His Holy Spirit to comfort you as you grieve the loss of your brother and brother-in-law. May you all value the legacy that Boyd left you, his family and as you reflect on your own values in life, that your legacy will be one that will prepare you for eternity too. I pray for the God of all comfort to comfort each member of the rest of Boyd’s family too and that He will grant you all the Peace, that passes all understanding in Christ Jesus My Lord and Saviour..

Blessings of comfort and peace,
Lynn Dent

Condolences to you and your family Doreen. Cherish all your memories. Kevin and Cathy Kelly

Glen, Craig and families. So sorry to hear of your father’s passing. Donna and I send our heart-felt condolences and our thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. Blessings.

Ah, I didn’t have many teachers that I liked but Mr. Saunders was an exception. Great teacher and a friend. Always had time for me and I still cherish that. Thanks Mr. Saunders. My deepest condolences to his family.

Craig. Todd informed John and I of your Dad’s passing. We send our condolences and love.

Lorraine and John Mastropietro

Our sincerest condolences to your families. Nothing but the best memories of Uncle Boyd, always a big smile and a sharp wit.

Sending Heartfelt condolences to Mr Saunders family. He was one of my Favourite High School Teachers at Booth Memorial . Hold on to all the precious Memories. RIP Mr Saunders: Marjorie (Jones) Kennedy

Our sincere condolences to your family. Thinking of you all during this difficult time. 🙏🏻❤️

Claude & Viola Hoyles

So sorry to hear of Boyd’s passing my Condolences to Glen and Craig and their families may he R.I.P.

Glen and Craig, so sorry to hear about your dads passing. He is now reunited with your precious mother. Cherish those memories as they will help you heal. Keeping you in our prayers.

So sad to hear of Boyd’s passing,,he loved his boys and family lots, he will be watching over you guys as you enjoy the beach that he loved so much.

Sending condolences to Glen, Janice, Craig, Paula, Aiden, Kyle, Ocean and all of your family. You can never replace the love of a Father/Grandfather but that love will be forever in your hearts ♥️ Cherish every memory. Thinking of you all🙏🏻♥️

Claudette & Eliza

Glen, Jan, & Saunders family:

Sincere condolences on the loss of your father, Grandfather. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Hold his memories close and rely on family to help you through.

Glen, Craig and families:
So saddened to hear about Boyd’s passing. Please accept my deepest condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with you all as you go through this difficult time. RIP, Boyd, my friend.

Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.