Daniel Reuben Comerford

May 2, 1936 ~ July 8, 2020 (age 84)


COMERFORD, Daniel Reuben



It is with deep sadness that the family of Dan Comerford, son of the late Thomas and Pearl Comerford (nee Graham), announces his sudden passing on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at the age of 84 years. Dan will be lovingly missed by his caring wife of 57 years, Lenora (nee Martin) and his three daughters Susan (Danny), Debbie (James), and Leanne.  Grampa Dan will also be missed by his 3 grandchildren which he adored, Brayden (Christina), Kelsey (Jacob), and Katie, and his 4 great grandchildren, Silas, Everett, Hadley and Axl.


He will forever be remembered by his many nieces and nephews, as well as his brother-in-law Walter, and his sister-in-law Brenda. Dan was predeceased by his parents Pearl and Thomas, and brothers Tom, Bill, Pat and his sister Peg.

Dan was born in North Bay Ontario and worked for Shell Canada for 35 years, retiring in 1993. Dan was an avid reader and crossword fan, and spent many summers camping on Lake Nosbonsing.

Special thanks to the nurses on A3 as well as Brittany from the Critical Care Unit. Family will be receiving friends on Monday July 13th, between 6 and 8pm. A funeral mass will be held on Tuesday July 14th at 11am at St. Peter the Apostle Church. Donations in Dan’s memory can be made towards the North Bay Regional Health Centre (cancer care unit).

In accordance with current directives from the Bereavement Authority of Ontario in regard to COVID 19 the total number of attendees is limited and additional precautions are in place. Face masks are mandatory at the funeral home and the church. For more information please contact the funeral home. Online condolences at

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July 13, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hillside Funeral Services Ltd.
362 Airport Road
North Bay, ON P1B 8W9

Funeral Mass
July 14, 2020

11:00 AM
St Peter the Apostle Church
299 Airport Road
North Bay, ON

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