It is with great sadness that the family of Dennis Thomas Ruelland announce his passing after a brief battle with cancer on Friday March 27, 2020 while in his 67th year. Dennis will be lovingly remembered by his son Kenny and his three siblings Raymond (Judy), Bernice (Ernie), and Noel as well as his nephews, nieces and their families. Dennis is predeceased by his parents Elsie (McDonald) and Peter Ruelland, brothers Freddy, Anthony and Gerard, sisters Rita, Dolly, Madelene and Anna.
Dennis was born May 13, 1953 in New Waterford, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. He worked for over 30 years at St. Mary's. Dennis was a man of incredible virtue and had a heart of gold. He will be greatly missed by all of his friends at Golden Lake, Ontario and his best friend Ronny who he loved like a son and who was with him until the end of his life. Also Janet and Rod who are like family to Dennis enjoying card games, bonfires, good laughs, fishing and barbecues. Dennis is resting in peace with all of his predeceased love ones.
Professional services have been entrusted to the care of Zohr Family Funeral Home, Killaloe.
Cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Donations in memory of Dennis to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Diabetes Association can be made online at www.zohrfuneralhome.com