Keating, Allen Thomas... peacefully entered into rest at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, surrounded by his family on Tuesday, August 29th, 2016 at the age of 62 years. Much-loved husband of June. Loving dad of Christopher (Julie), Matthew (Emily) and Kaitlan. Proud and adoring grandpa of Chloe. Brother of Karl (Debra) and brother-in-law of Roy and Janice Rutherford. Predeceased by his father Garnet. A life-long farmer, Allen became involved in his children's activities, spending time coaching baseball. He was an avid volunteer in Scouting, with 1st Havelock as well as at the area level in Peterborough; a passion that continued until the very end. He was an active member of the Stanwood United Church. Despite his illness of the past three years, Allen faced life with grace, dignity and optimism. The family will receive friends at the Weaver Family Funeral Home, 77 Second Street, Campbellford on Friday, September 2, 2016 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. Funeral ceremony will be held at the Stanwood United Church, 2300 13th line, Marmora on Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 1:30 pm. Interment to follow at Zion Cemetery (Petherick's). Rev. Cathy Gradente officiating. Donations to the 1st Havelock Scouting or Seymour United Church (cheques only) would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences at www.weaverfuneralhomes.com
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