John (Jack) Ellsworth Ferguson


(Ferguson Farms)

It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of Jack Ferguson, peacefully in the Renfrew Victoria Hospital, on Friday, August 18, 2023 at the age of 88 years.

Jack Ferguson of Mineview Road, beloved husband of Alice Ferguson. Dearly loved father of Bruce Ferguson (Laurie), Karen Brenner (Dave), Gayle Bishop (Dave), and Glenn Ferguson (Laurie). Cherished Grandpa of Justin Brenner (Julie), Jennifer Brenner, Katie Ferguson (Patrick), Ryan Ferguson (Shay), Emily Hoelke (Tyler), Andrea Bishop (Scott), Bria Ferguson (Jason) and John Ferguson (Jocelyn). Much loved and proud Papa of Cassie Brenner (Ryan), Hailie and Danika Brenner, Lauren, Patrick and Jack Hoelke and Rory Ferguson.
Jack was predeceased by his parents, John and Viola Ferguson, his siblings and their husbands, Marjorie (Don) Anderson, Betty (Bill) Armstrong, June (Ben) Edgerton, Keith Ferguson, Eldon Ferguson and Elwood (Maureen) Ferguson. Survived by brother-in-law, Gilbert Maxwell and three sisters-in-law, Heather Maxwell, Lucille Ferguson and Irene Nichol. Jack will be fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.

Friends were invited to share their memories of Jack with his family during visitation at Fraser-Morris & Heubner Funeral Home, 5 Crawford Street, Cobden, Ontario on Monday, August 21, 2023 from 3 pm until 7 pm, and Tuesday from 9:30 until 10:30 am. Thence to St. Paul’s Anglican Church Cobden for service at 11 am.

Interment Cobden Union Cemetery. The family wish to extend special thanks for the dedicated care and unwavering support of Jack by PSW’s, RPN’s, Nurses and Dr. Nixon. Those wishing to recognize Jack’s memory are invited to donate to the Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County.