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Connell RonaldCONNELL, Ronald Caldwell Connell   -  July 28, 1938 – January 10, 2022 

Ron so gently passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Monday, January 10, 2022 at the age of 83 years.

Ron is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Lella.

Devoted and proud father of Shelley and husband David Crosby, and Laura and partner Jamie McMaster.

Dedicated grandfather to Caitlin and husband Luke Thorn, and Lucas Crosby.

Survived by his sister Patricia McLeod.

Predeceased by his parents Fred and May Connell and his siblings John, Joan, Ray and Bill. 

Ron was a dedicated employee of Bell Canada for 32 years.

He enjoyed woodworking, the outdoors, a good book, and being an enthusiastic family man and friend to so many. 

Due to current health concerns, our family wishes to keep their families and friends safe and will be hosting a celebration of life at a later date.

If desired, memorial donations can be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada. ( 

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL .