FLINTOFF, Douglas Charles

(1922 – 2014)

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Saturday, December 20th, 2014. Doug, in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of Rita Kathleen (née Tait). Loving father of Donald (Eva) Flintoff, Dennis (Mary) Flintoff and Deborah (late Brian) Marsh. Dear grandfather of Jennifer (Tim) Patfield, Daryl (Debbie) Flintoff and Mackenzie and Colin Marsh. Great-grandfather of Rylee, Hayden and Ethan Patfield and Drew Flintoff. Brother of the late Glendon and Ronald Flintoff. Missed by sister-in-law Ilean Flintoff and several nieces and nephews. Doug was a World War II veteran of the RCOC, a founding member of St. Joseph The Worker Church, member of St. Joseph The Worker Knights of Columbus Council #9989, member of the Royal Canadian Legion (Branch #43) and of St. Joseph's Seniors Group. Relatives and friends may call at McINTOSH-ANDERSON-KELLAM FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Friday, January 2nd, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers at 2:00 p.m. The Knights of Columbus will have prayers at 8:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Joseph The Worker R. C. Church, 1100 Mary St. N. (at Beatrice St. E.), Oshawa on Saturday, January 3rd, 2015 at 12 noon. Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Whitby. Donations in memory of Doug to St. Joseph The Worker Building Fund or to a favourite charity would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at www.makfuneralhome.com.

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  • Dec 22, 2014

    Alf and Peggy Tait
    To the Flintoff Family
    May the road rise up to meet you.
    May the wind be always at your back.
    May the sun shine warm upon your face;
    the rain fall soft upon your fields and until we meet again,
    may God hold you in the palm of His hand.
  • Dec 22, 2014

    Brenda Tait
    Aunt Rita & Family
    My deepest sympathy to you & your family! My thoughts and prayers are with you.  Love BrendaU8pt46
  • Dec 22, 2014

    Rick and Teresa Hickson
    Rita & Family, Debbie, Mackenzie, Colin
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and may God's love keep you all.  
  • Dec 23, 2014

    Wayne and Judy Moores
    To the Flintoff Family:
    Please accept our deepest sympathies.
    Our hearts go out to each and every one of you on your loss.
    Judy and Wayne
  • Dec 23, 2014

    Jeannette & Archie Mulligan
    Aunt Rita
    Our deepest sympathy to you, Don, Dennis, Debbie and their families. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
  • Dec 23, 2014

    Brenda & Tom Scott
    Thoughts & prayers to Rita & family.  Doug was like a second father.  I respected and admired him immensely.  He will be dearly missed.
  • Dec 23, 2014

    Tim McQuirter
    My sincere condolences. 
  • Dec 24, 2014

    Thelma Hickey
    My sincere condolences to you and yours at this difficult time. My prayers and thoughts are with you
  • Dec 26, 2014

    Your cousins,Billy,Catherine and Marion
    Rita: Fond memories of your beloved Doug.We are with you in spirit.
  • Dec 27, 2014

    Imelda Jones
    Dear Rita 
    My heart goes out to you at this very difficult time, it is so hard to loose your best friend after so many years together.I pray God will give you strength and many dear friends and a good V54Yfamily to support you.
    You are in my thoughts and prayers Imelda
  • Dec 27, 2014

    Fr. Michael Coutts
    Well done good and Faithful Christian. May you see God face to face. Rest in peace. Will be out of Canada, will offer a Mass for Doug.
  • Jan 2, 2015

    Joan & Pius Barnes
    A great man who will be dearly missed.  Our condolences to Rita and her family  on your loss.
  • Jan 2, 2015

    Jim and Aileen French
    Rita: Our sincere sympathy to you and your family.

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