In Memory of



Obituary for Patricia Harker

Patricia Fanny Harker (née French) of Kincardine, peacefully with family at her side at Pinecrest Manor in Lucknow on July 27th, 2023, in her 92nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Douglas Harker (2012).

Sadly missed by daughters Susan of Kitchener, Lynda (Keith Sparrow) of Stratford and Kathy (Mike MacDonald) of Kincardine.

Lovingly remembered by grandchildren Kelly (Chris) Schafer, Tracy (Oneil) Thompson, Jacqueline Bradshaw (Evan Wright), Christine (Kyle) Montgomery, step grandchildren Andrew Sparrow (Madelyn), Brad MacDonald and 7 great grandchildren.

Fond memories for thoughtful friend Debbie Borton of Hanover and childhood friend Ruth Burgess of Heathcote.

Survived by brother-in-law Douglas Baker.

Predeceased by her parents Robert and Gladys French (née Black), brother Douglas French (Gwen), sisters Betty Baker and Hilda Bowhey, mother-in-law Marian, sister-in law Arleigh Roberts (Don), and brother-in law John Harker (Marg).

Pat was born and raised on the family pioneer farm on the 19th S.R. in the Beaver Valley, Grey County. She and Doug raised their family in Hanover and for 25 years Pat assisted in the operation of ‘Harker TV Antenna Service’. They enjoyed cottage life in Sauble Beach and then retirement in London, Stratford and several winters in Placida, Florida.

Pat had a happy life with extended family, friends and beloved dogs and cats. She gave her undivided attention to her granddaughters, touching each of their lives in special ways. In her elder years in Kincardine at Trillium Court and in Lucknow at Pinecrest Manor, everyone she met enjoyed her bright smile, friendly greetings and positive outlook on life.

Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Friday, August 25th, 2023 from 1 to to 2 pm, followed by a casual service at Kincardine Cemetery Columbarium at 2:45pm.

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.