Walter Douglas (Doug) Snair
Peacefully in his 105th year, at Hospice Renfrew Saturday April 10th, 2021.
Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Second World War veteran, served in the Royal Canadian Navy from 1939 to 1946. Survivor of the Halifax Explosion in 1917 and the Almonte Train wreck in 1943. Predeceased by his wife, Thyra (nee Shore), his parents, Walter and Mabel (Meisner) and his sisters Jean Mais (Herb) and Marion Snair. Survived by his daughter Carol Theriault (Steven), grandsons Murray Theriault (Natasha) and Nicholas Theriault (Jennifer), and great grandchildren, Nick, Griffin, Lizzy and Avery. Doug’s arrangements have been entrusted to the Boyce Funeral Home Ltd., 138 Daniel Street North, Arnprior. A Celebration of life will take place at a later date with private inurnment to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Hospice Renfrew.