Peter Arnold Hammond

February 27, 2018


Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit on February 27, 2018, Peter Arnold Hammond, aged 64 years. Predeceased by his father Eric and father in law Walter Harding. Leaving to mourn his wife and best friend Elaine; sons David (Carmen) and Bradley (Darcel); stepchildren Monique Engelke (Hagen), Mylah Beckton, Jennifer Beckton (Anthony Thorne) and George Beckton; precious grandchildren James, Monica, Jacob, Matthew, Caitlyn, Zoey and Jace; mother Eliza; mother in law Carrie Harding; brother Herb (Josephine) and sister Helena Churchill (Freeman); nieces, nephews, close friend Brendan Somerton; also, his much-loved furry friend Speckles. Special thank you to Rev Amanda Taylor, his St. Lawrence Church family, the Cancer Clinic and the Palliative Care Team. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Wednesday, February 28 and Thursday March 1 from 1-9 p.m. and Friday March 2 from 11-1 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Friday March 2 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Lawrence Anglican Church with interment to follow in St. Lawrence Anglican Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Lawrence Anglican Church.



1-9 p.m. on February 28, 2018

1-9 p.m. on March 1, 2018

11-1 p.m. on March 2, 2018

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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2:00pm, Friday March 2nd

St. Lawrence Anglican Church


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Peter and I worked together at Public Works and Government Services Canada for many years, I I considered him a perfect friend and gentleman in every way.
RIP Peter. ‘I can still see that big happy smile, (every time we met.) He will be missed. God Bless your family,

So sorry for your loss,condolences to you and your family at this difficult time

Elaine, I’m so very sorry for your loss. Peter was such a special person and he will be missed by many. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family through this difficult time. Take care,

Elaine and family. Just heard of Peter’s passing. Had wonderful memories of going to school together and seeing him in church. Condolences to you and your family . May he RIP

Our sincere condolences on Peter’s passing. He was a very kind and gentle man. May he now rest in peace, away from all pain and suffering.

Just learning of Peter’s passing. My heartfelt condolences to Elaine and the Hammond family. While I’ve only seen Peter at church during or own difficult times I have many great memories of him at school and in the JTC/CLB. May he rest in peace.

Elaine and family,
Our most sincere condolences. Remembering Peter brings a smile. You are in our prayers. God Bless you .

Ruby & John Legge

In only hearing of this now 🙁 very saddened I couldn’t attend his wake. But my heart is there with you.
Love Roberta and Joey hammond

Elaine & Family,
Sending you our sincere sympathies. Peter was a special, kind and caring individual. He always wore a smile and was such a huge part of our church. My heart aches for you. Hold your memories close. Keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.
Lori, Billy & Emma Dwyer

So sorry for your loss Elaine. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time

Elaine and the Harding family and Herb, Josephine, and all other members of the Hammond family. So sorry to hear of Peter’s passing. Also, sorry we could not visit with you now. However, you are all in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time. May all your happy memories sustain you through the coming days. God bless all of you. Vern and Elaine Abbott

May you rest in peace Peter in the arm of God where there is no pain and suffering , you will be sadly missed by your family and friends .
I am so sorry for your loss Elaine my thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family on this time of time of sadness and sorrow .

Elaine & family, so very sorry to hear about Peter. Thoughts & prayers are with you all

So sorry for your loss Elaine and family. I have been thinking of you and what you were dealing with. Peter was one of the sweetest and friendliest people I knew. My sincere condolences. RIP Peter

So sorry to hear of Peter’s passing. We worked together for many years with BLJC and SNC-Lavalin O&M. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Elaine and family, so sorry to hear of Peter`s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Elaine and all the Hammond Family,
Just a little note to let you know how sorry I was to learn of Peter’s passing. Having lost dear loved ones myself, I know this has to be a very, very difficult time for you. You and all the family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Be Strong and God Bless!
Betty Lewis

To the Hammond Family:
I am deeply sadden to hear of Peter’s passing. It was a privilege and a pleasure to have been able to know andshare ministry with Rev. Peter at St. Lawrence Parish ,Sept. to Dec. about three years ago as I served as priest-in-charge. I knew he had some health problems but did not know that he had been gravely ill! Peter was a great servant of our Lord and served Him with love, grace and devotion. We thank God for his life and ministry.
Please accept my deepest sympathy and prayer in this your time of bereavement. God bless you all.
Bill (Rev. Bill Rice)

Our sincerest condolences to you Elaine and all your families. Our thoughts and prayers go to you all at this time. May God Bless you all and memories of happy times bring you comfort and peace.

our deepest condolences, he was a very nice man, god bless

Elaine and Family:

Our sincere condolences on Peter’s passing. Will be thinking of you all as you go through this most difficult time. RIP Peter.

Elaine and a Family,

I am so sad to hear today the news of Peter’s passing.
He was a wonderful person and you were a Beautiful Loving Caring Couple who have touched the life’s of so many people. Treasure all the wonderful memories you made over the years together.
Elaine, I know just how you are feeling and feel your pain. Sending you big Hugs today during this very difficult time. Peter will always be with you and will be waiting to Reunite with you someday. What a Reunion that will be. RIP Peter, Heaven has now gained a Beautiful Soul.
Linda Baird


Herb and Family so sorry to hear of Peters Passing.
Deepest Condolences. May he rest in Peace.

Frank and Evelyn Carroll

Elaine, please know I am thinking of you today and send loving thoughts. With God’s Grace you will find comfort during these difficult days. Peter, as you know is at a perfect peace beyond our understanding. Dorothy

We were both shocked & sad to hear of Peter’s passing; our deepest condolences Elaine & all his family & friends at this time. We’ll keep you all in our thoughts & prayers, may he rest in peace.

Dear Helena, Mrs. Harding and Family,
So very sorry to hear of Peter’s passing. We are out of the Province and regret I cannot offer my condolences in person. I also have known Peter for a number of years through his involvement with the Church. Sincere condolences.

Elaine and Family
So sorry to hear of Peter’s passing. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

To David & Bradley
So sorry to hear of your father’s passing. Regret that we cannot be there in person to offer our sincere condolences but please be assured that both of you and all your family members are in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time .
Carol & Jim Finch

Elaine and Family
Sending prayers and hugs your way. Peter was a warm, funny gentleman who always carried a smile. May he rest in peace.

To Elaine and family. So sorry to hear of peters passing . Please accept our sympathy . Memories of the wonderful man Peter was will now be a comfort to you all.

Sorry to hear of Peter’s passing. My deepest sympathy to Elaine and families during this difficult time. Prayers and thoughts are with you all.

Our deepest condolences to Elaine and families in the loss of Peter. May you all find comfort in knowing that others share in your sorrow during this difficult time. Thoughts and prayers to you all. God Bless. RIP Peter.

Deepest condolences to the family on Peters passing. Thinking of you all

So very sad to hear this news. He will be dearly missed. He was a true gentleman for sure. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. God bless.

Elaine, Mrs Hammond and family sorry to hear of Peter’s passing. Peter and I went to school together and he was always a great guy, always good for a laugh. Know that he is free from pain and that you have your own guardian angel. Take care of each other, thinking of you. RIP Peter

Elaine and Family
Please accept our deepest sympathy on hearing of Peter’s passing . We are deeply sadden by your lose. Know in your heart that Peter was deeply loved and respect by all who graced his path and now is at peace with the Heavenly Father . You are in our thoughts and prayers at this sad and difficult time. May you find comfort in know many feel your lost and Peter’s presence is deeply missed especially at St.Lawerence Church .
Dwight and Glenda Brown

Elaine & Family
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time of sorrow. May Peter rest in peace knowing how much he touched the lives of all who knew him.

Sorry to hear of Peter’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with Peter and Elaine’s families.

Elaine & Family,
Please accept our condolences on the passing of Peter. May he Reat in Peace. Sending hugs!!!
Take Care & God Bless,
Susan & Sandy Hall

Elaine, so sorry to hear of Peter’s passing. Prayers to all.