Charles Russell "Russ" Burrows

October 23, 1921 - May 5, 2014

Peacefully at home on Monday May 5th, 2014. Russ Burrows, WW II Veteran, P.O.W. at Dieppe, of Picton, at the age of 92. Beloved husband of Shirley and the late Ruth. Loved father of Pat of Picton, Bill and his wife Joanna of Picton, Joe and his wife Mona of Yarmouth NS, Tim and his wife Barb of Dartmouth, NS, Jim and his wife Michelle of Milford and Julie and her husband Kelly Waldack of Napanee. Lovingly remembered by his manygrandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and by Shirley’s family. Mr. Burrows is resting at the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton. FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 78 Picton on Thursday May 8th at 2:00 p.m. Padre Bill Kidnew officiating. Cremation to follow. If desired, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation, Ontario Lung Association or the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #78 would be appreciated by the family (cheques only, please). The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 2 until 4 p.m. and from 6 until 8 p.m.