FITCHETT, Ken - After 13 years of battling Parkinson’s, Kenneth (Ken) Fitchett passed on peacefully almost a year ago, on Monday, March 30, 2020 in his 84th year.
Predeceased by his mother, Bertha, father George, and siblings Mary Francis (Charlie), Carolyn, Larry (Sheena), and Ted. He is sadly missed by his brother Don (Carol) and his daughters Karen and Jane (Jim) and his grandchildren Zach, Cassidy, Julia and Erin. Dear father-in-law to Chris. Will be missed by sister-in-laws, Susan and Faith. Favourite uncle to Andrew, Kim (Scott), and Mark (Debbie), Kate (Mike), Donald, and Ken, Gary (Hande), Nancy (Gord), Paul (Ellea), and Carolyn (Michelle), Amy and Jen (Wally). Cherished friend of Anita Hewitt. Fondly remembered by Ann Fitchett. Remembered by many of his close friends: Stew and Karen, Bruce and Mary Lois, Marlyn as well as the lunch group from Beck.
Ken was a well-loved history and economics teacher at Beck and Saunders Secondary Schools in London. He loved to travel and was active all his life, as an avid runner and a tennis, baseball and hockey player.
Interment has taken place and as we approach the one-year anniversary of his death, a private family service will be held at Harris Funeral Home on Saturday, March 27th at 11 AM. Friends, former students, and others who knew Ken are welcome to join via ZOOM. For the ZOOM invitation to join the family at that time or to view a recording of the service, please contact the funeral home by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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