Victor Kinghan

Obituary of Victor Kinghan


Born and had fond memories of growing up in Creemore, Ontario. He faced many health issues in the last few years of his life and yet exhibited a tenacity of spirit and a dogged determination to live his life to the fullest. On June 6, Vic died peacefully in the chair he loved to sit in. He was in his 84th year and was married to his dear devoted Leota (nee Austen) for 58 years. He was a loving father to Mark (Beth) and Erik (Andrea) and a devoted Papa to Nathaniel, Cameron, Patrick and Kassandra.  He is survived by his sister Margaret, sisters in law Donna and Mary and brothers in law Bill (Marylou), Doug and Johnny and special friends Stan and Florence Nickerson. He was predeceased by his parents George and Beatrice, brothers Rea and Sam, sister in law Betty and brother in law Allan. He was loved by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Vic loved fishing, gardening and enjoyed woodworking, especially making toys for his grandchildren. He was retired from Port Weller Dry Docks and was an active member of St. John’s Anglican Church, Port Dalhousie. Visitation will be held at the GEORGE DARTE FUNERAL HOME, 585 Carlton St., St. Catharines, on Monday, June 11, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m. Family and friends are invited to a reception on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 2 pm in the Smiley Hall, St. John’s Anglican Chuch, 80 Main St, Port Dalhousie, followed by a service to celebrate and give thanks for Vic’s life and faith at 4 p.m. An Inurnment will follow at St. John’s Cemetery. Donations in Vic’s memory would be appreciated to St. John’s Anglican Church or the charity of your choice.


Cheerio!! Rest in Peace!!