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The FINAL Last Post

OK, there really was one new post.¬† ūüôā¬† As of this morning, the new Council blog is up and running.¬† All posts are categorized, and the different Areas are now live as well.¬† Use the new link from now on:

You may send new material and items of interest to .¬† See ya there…


September 17, 2009 at 10:42 am Leave a comment

Jean Cardinell has passed into the nearer presence of God

I am writing to let you know that Jean Cardinell has passed into the nearer presence of God this morning. A celebration of Jean’s life is being held at St. James Anglican Church on Saturday, August 30th at 1pm with family and¬†friends. Everyone is welcome!
I have spoken with Father Kevin Bothwell¬†who has been in touch with the family and they are hoping to have as¬†many scouters – young and old –¬†as possible attend¬†the service. Please let me know if you¬†expect to attend¬†so we can plan food.
Ashes will be present and a procession with colour party would be much appreciated. Jeff and I will coordinate that. I asked Fr Kevin if it would be appropriate that we sing¬†a song for Jean and he said absolutely.¬†As a suggestion, words to ‘In my dreams I’m going back to Gilwell’ (the Gilwell Hymn) which is short and Back to Gilwell are attached. I¬†can make copies of the music and words for the service.
If you have any ideas to add a Scouting flavour to the service, please pass them along and I’ll take them to Fr Kevin..
Please join us for a final farewell to Jean on Saturday, Aug 30 at 1pm!
Yours in Scouting,

Diane Hilborn (519) 766-9823
Please click on the following link for the Gilwell Hymn attachment:

August 26, 2008 at 4:18 pm Leave a comment


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