The family of Ted Barron held a Celebration of Life for the late Civitan Club Member, in the Patsy Moore band shell in Veterans’ Park in Cobden.
Ted Barron died on February 3 at the Queensway Carleton hospital in Ottawa at the age of 80.
Members of Barron’s family praised his outspoken generosity and dedication, and his history as a teacher and Civitan club member.
“From all the events the Civitan has done, Gramps was always there doing something, or at least looking busy.” said his grandson McCauley Barron.
His daughter, Julie, said that “he talked whether you wanted him to or not.
“His tentacles were in every part of the community.
“I’m proud to be his brother.” said David Barron.