Donald Gilfillen

Obituary of Donald Gilfillen

Gilfillen, Donald Austin


Peacefully at the Smiths Falls Hospital on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Marilyn (nee Michael). Loving father of Sylvia Gauthier, Rick Gilfillen (Nicki) and Randy Gilfillen. Dear grandfather of Angel, Adam, Jami, Hanna, Tyler, Kayla, Austin and Kodi. Great-grandfather of Weston, Ruby and Eira. Survived by his siblings Betty, Doug, Ronald, Helen, Roger and Connie. Predeceased by his parents Edward and Vera and by 9 brothers and sisters. Donnie will be fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends, and greatly missed by the muffin club.


As per Donnie's wishes cremation has taken place and a Celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm at the Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 95 Smiths Falls.  As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Lannin Funeral Home, Smiths Falls. Online condolences available at