Edward "Ted" Whelbourn

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Edward (Ted) Whelbourn passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on December 23, 2018 at 90 years of age.  Ted was born in Grimsby, England on December 2, 1928 and immigrated to Canada in 1953.  Ted was the beloved husband of Vera for nearly 60 years. Proud father to Bill (Sharon) and Sue.  Loving Grampa to Bill (Mercedes), Jeff (Breanne), Phil (Meshell), Jordan (Amber), Valerie (Stew) and Jeremy (Arielle).  Great Grampa to Sebastien, Quinn, Caleb and Layla.  Predeceased by his parents William and Nora.  Dear brother to Ann (John) and the late Peter (Irene).  Ted will also be sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews and extended family.  Special thanks to the PSW’s and Nurses at Nightingale and St Elizabeth’s and Dr. Gibson for the wonderful care they provided to Ted.

Service Information

Cremation has taken place and as per Ted’s wishes there will be no visitation or service. A private family interment will be held in the spring.


We were saddened to hear of Uncle Teddy’s passing. He was always so kind to my grandmother Muriel after Jack’s passing. He will be remembered and missed.

Geoff Read

Vera,Bill, Sue and families We are thinking of you and remembering many happy times we spent together.You were fortunate to have Teddy with you for so many years and we know he will be missed With our sympathy. Lorraine and Martin

Lorraine landry

Our thoughts are with you all. Great uncle Ted was a wonderful caring man such sad news to hear of his passing. He Will always be remembered and very loved by our family.Sending Love from Lincolnshire xx

James and charlene Whelbourn (lincolnshire)

I was saddened by hearing the news of Ted's passing. I will always remember Ted as one in a million, a wonderful person. We shared a great interest in history, social history and family history. I will miss that!! Ted and his brother Peter, were 2 peas in the same pod, perfect gentleman. My thoughts to all his family from across the ocean in Lincolnshire, UK. xx

Sarah Whelbourn