Garbutt, William “Bill”

Passed away, surrounded by the love of his family, in hospice, on Monday, February 17th, 2020 at the age of 74. Son of the late Fred Rutledge and the late Pearl Hall (nee Cook) Reunited with his loving wife of 55 years, Linda Garbutt (nee Skelton). Loving father of Theresa Paquette (Leon), Kim, Ross (Tracy Lochschmidt), Tammy Castonguay (Gene) and Mike (Micheline Faccendi). Proud papa of Nathalie Giroux (Jon), Julie Gauthier (Marc), Stephanie Paquette (Pascal Renaud), Kris (Keely Gow), Linda Greening, Danny Greening (Tina Placido), Ty, Michael, Dylan, Kayla Breault (Mathieu Ouellet) and Jessica Breault, Noah, Zachary and Sarah. Cherished great-papa of Caleb, Chanelle, Easton, Rylan, Nixon, Lexi, Max, Zayden, Olivier and Éloise. Bill is dearly missed and survived by his siblings Wayne Rutledge, Dawn Toms, Cheryl White, Patty Linkert, and Lori Case, his sister-in-law Hope (Dave Sutton) and brothers-in-law Bill (Madeline), Paul (Sharon), Gerard (Terry), Danny (Dolly) and Brian. Predeceased by his siblings Janet Duxbury, Jean Case, Robert Garbutt, and Jim Hall. Bill will also be fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and extended family. Special thank you to Dr. Melanie Patry for her care and compassion, and all the staff at Maison McCulloch Hospice who cared and comforted Bill and his family in his final days. A Celebration of Bill’s life will be held on Saturday, June 6th, 2020 at Leon and Theresa’s residence. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bill’s memory may be made to Maison McCulloch Hospice. 


7 Condolences

  1. my condolences to Kim and the Garbutt Family

    By: tess olinger
    February 24, 2020
  2. My sincere condolences to my friends Mike and Ross and family.

    By: James Lundrigan
    February 22, 2020
  3. To the Garbutt children and family
    I wish to offer my sincere condolences on the passing of Bill. It was a pleasure working with him many years ago.
    R.I.P. Bill. My prayers are with you and your family.
    Rino Dube

    By: Rino Dube
    February 20, 2020
  4. Tammy, Gene and families, sending all of you our heartfelt condolences for the loss of your Dad. Your parents are now together once again sharing their love and watching over all of you. May God bless him. ❤️

    By: Doreen and Earl Graham
    February 19, 2020
  5. Condolences to the Garbutt family. I have fond memories of visiting Bill and Lynda. Hugs Aunt Edith

    By: Edith Skelton
    February 18, 2020
  6. So very sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in knowing that he is at your moms side once again ❤️❤️❤️

    By: Rosanne Brear
    February 18, 2020
  7. My condolences to the family. Big hugs to you all!

    By: Cathy Hall
    February 18, 2020

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