Aidan was born in Curling, Newfoundland to Martha (Hackett) and Arthur James Furlong.
Art was a fishing and logging merchant on the West Coast of Newfoundland and Martha was a schoolteacher.
Upon returning to Canada, he worked with Dr. Gerry Bull on the big gun in Highwater, Quebec.
From there he worked as an Audio-Visual Consulting Engineer at EXPO 67 where he met Dorothy, the love of his life and wife of 52 years.
He is survived by his wife Dorothy (née Connolly), his son Robb and his wife Katie and their children Cassi and Logan.
He is also survived by his sister Maxine and her family in Gander, NL, his brother Richard and wife Clare and their family in Newmarket, and his sister-in-law Eileen and her husband Ron Halfpenny and their family in Sault Ste. Marie and Sarnia. Cremation has taken place.
Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.