RONALD L. CUMMINGS
July 8, 1924 - October 1, 2018 Devoted grandfather to Adam and Nicole King, father to daughter Colleen and son-in-law, Terry. Predeceased by his wife, Beverley Cummings on May 15, 2004. Ron was an International Customs Broker and spent many years working downtown in Toronto’s financial district. He and his wife Bev established many contacts through his business dealings which provided great opportunities enjoying Toronto’s theatre and dining establishments with their large circle of friends. Ron loved magic, photography and was an avid speed skater; both he and Bev would spend countless hours skating at Varsity Arena. Ron enjoyed all old movies and drew immense pleasure listening to his large collection of records covering the spectrum of jazz and classical music. Bev’s passion included cooking for the family and volunteering at the Toronto General Hospital, always there to offer a warm smile to patients and their families. Ron, Bev and Colleen spent many summer vacations on the shores of Lake Nipissing at North Bay. Both grandparents were very proud of their grandchildren, spending countless hours cheering on Adam’s NT hockey games and Nicole’s NT figure skating competitions. In recent years , Ron had an opportunity to hear all the interesting stories from his grandkids pertaining to their experiences as students at the UWO. A private ceremony was held at Mt Pleasant Cemetary on October 10th followed by a champagne toast celebrating both Ron and Bev’s wonderful lives.