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Gary Edward Beech
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“From the 7 sisters and 2 brothers in the Mason family there were (I believe) 25 offspring. I knew them all. Gary was always a shining light. I...Read More »
1 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. Gary was a good friend to all and a great neighbour for nearly 40 years. ”
2 of 29 | Posted by: Ed and Mara Gauthier

“On behalf of the Ottawa District hockey community and particularly his beloved B Division which he most capably served as President for many years,...Read More »
3 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Beech family,Gary maybe gone but his legacy is alive and living with all the people who's lives he touched. Gary was Bristol and he lives in the...Read More »
4 of 29 | Posted by: Al and Linda Albania - Ottawa, ON

“Todd, Lauren & familyWe were so very sorry to hear about your dad. Our hearts go out to you and your family during this difficult time. ”
5 of 29 | Posted by: Don & Brenda Mason - ON

“Dear Brenda, Todd, Stacy & Family. My heartfelt sadness for your loss. Gary and I met in our early 20's and developed a friendship through business...Read More »
6 of 29 | Posted by: David Nolan

“Brenda and the Beech FamilyWhile the years and life have separated us from your family, we live with the wonderful memories of childhoods spent with...Read More »
7 of 29 | Posted by: Barnett - ON

“My deepest sympathies to all of Gary's family and friends.I met Gary during my Minor Hockey years at Ottawa West when we were both involved with the...Read More »
8 of 29 | Posted by: - ON

“Dear Brenda & family,Sorry for your loss,may your memories be your comfort.Shirley & Ken Major ”
9 of 29 | Posted by: Shirley Major - Ottawa, ON

“Gary was as fine a gentleman as one could ever meet. He will be truly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. Condolences to Brenda and...Read More »
10 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Brenda and Family.We feel so priviledged to have known Gary for as many years as we did. He was truly inspirational. His ability to fight back...Read More »
11 of 29 | Posted by: - ottawa, ON

“Gary was such an amazing gentleman, he truly was one of a kind and will be missed by so many. My sincerely condolences. ”
12 of 29 | Posted by: Christine Demers - Ottawa, ON

“So sorry to you Brenda and your family. It was always a pleasure serving you both at the pharmacy.Thinking of you, JoAnn ”
13 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“I had the pleasure to work and to get to know Gary over the years. No matter how bad my day could be, Gary was always able to make me smile, missing...Read More »
14 of 29 | Posted by: Alain Borduas - Ottawa, ON

“With heavy heart, we extend our deepest condolences to the Beech family.Gary had so many great qualities; most impressive of which was his ability to...Read More »
15 of 29 | Posted by: Max Wardill - Ottawa, ON

“So sorry to hear the news Brenda - our deepest condolences to you and your family ”
16 of 29 | Posted by: Dani and John Chambers - Kanata

“Brenda & Family,My deepest condolences. There are so few people we meet in life who are truly selfless, caring and thoughtful. Gary was all of that...Read More »
17 of 29 | Posted by: Brad Fairholm - Ottawa, ON

“Dear Brenda & family,Our thoughts & prayers are with you at this time.Monica Lafleur & family. ”
18 of 29 | Posted by: Monica Lafleur - Ottawa, ON

“Dear Brenda and family,I met Gary when he and Dave Nolan operated DavidGary men's clothing store at Carlingwood. I knew David from high school and...Read More »
19 of 29 | Posted by: Gerard Lewis - Ottawa, ON

“Deepest regards to the Beech family. Hugs to you Brenda thinking of you often..Gary and you were very important to me during my time at the Ottawa...Read More »
20 of 29 | Posted by: Jennifer Day (now Collier) - NS

“Deepest Condolences to the Beech family: Gary was and is an inspiration to many of us who were lucky enough to hang out with him at the Hunt Club. ...Read More »
21 of 29 | Posted by: Peter Harrison - Ottawa, ON

“Gary was a friend and inspiration to a great many people .He will be sadly missed by everyone .God blessJim and Sam Durrell ”
22 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Brenda:I was so sorry to hear of your loss. Gary was a good friend. Stan Kurylowicz ”
23 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Beech Family,John and I are so very saddened to hear of Gary's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Trina Costantini-Powell and...Read More »
24 of 29 | Posted by: Trina Costantini-Powell - Ottawa, ON

“Gary was the epitome of a gentleman. Kind, funny, full of wit, and one who NEVER thought of himself first. It was always about you, not him for Gary....Read More »
25 of 29 | Posted by: Nik Mehta - Ottawa, ON

“Brenda, Todd & LaurieOur sincere SympathyLorne & Heather Young ”
26 of 29 | Posted by: Lorne Young - Kanata, ON

“Dear Brenda and familyMy sincerest condolences. I just heard. Only you know what you are going through right now. Again, my sympathies. Helen O...Read More »
27 of 29 | Posted by: Helen O'Reilly - Gloucester

“Brenda Todd &StacyDeepest condolences to you from the Prendergast Family on Gary's recent passing.He seems like he fought a hard battle over the...Read More »
28 of 29 | Posted by: Gloria Prendergast - Ottawa, ON

“Stacey I'm so sorry for your loss,my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Take care hon XO Cherish all the memories!! ”
29 of 29 | Posted by: Allan and Lorraine Knight - NL


Gary was born on April 13, 1949 and passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016.

Gary was a resident of Ottawa at the time of his passing.

He was married to Brenda (Ascott.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, December 6th at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club, (1 Hunt Club Rd, Ottawa), from 6:30-9pm.
Funeral Details
Celebration of Life
Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club
1 Hunt Club Road, Ottawa, ON, CANADA, K1V 1B9
Tuesday, 6 Dec 2016 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

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