In Celebration of

Jared Lloyd Russell Oldford

June 22, 1991 -  October 18, 2018

Our hearts are broken to announce the tragic passing of Jared Lloyd Russell Oldford on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at the age of 27 years.

Jared is lovingly remembered and will be forever missed by his parents, David and Florence, his siblings, Lara, Elisabeth, Cassandra and David, their spouses, and his cherished nieces and nephews, as well as his maternal grandmother, Irene MacIssac, of Port Hawkesbury, NS and his large extended east-coast family, his pet, Collie and a community of friends who love him. Jared was pre-deceased by his grandparents, Norman and Catherine Oldford and Stewart MacIssac.

Jared attended Acadia University, Wolfville, NS and was actively involved in recreation and youth programming in the communities in which he lived.

Friends and Family are invited to visit Beechwood, Funeral, Cemetery, and Cremation Services, 280 Beechwood Avenue, Ottawa, on Wednesday, October 24 from 3:30 PM and join in a Celebration of Jared’s Life in the Sacred Space at 4:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Kids Sport Canada - Kings/West Hants Chapter, Nova Scotia
( or the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario ( would be appreciated.


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Richard James (Jared’s Principal and coach at St. Thomas Aquinas)

Entered October 21, 2018 from Russell

Such heartbreaking news to hear of Jared’s passing. He was amazing young man who was an ambassador for STA. Our prayers are with the Oldford family.

Denise and Larry Brooks (Family friends)

Entered October 21, 2018 from Wolfe Island, Ontario

Dear Flo ,Dave and family. So deeply saddened to hear of Jared’s passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

Cindy and Mike Saucier (Friend)

Entered October 21, 2018 from Russell

We are so saddened to hear this news. He always gave me a chuckle and I am devastated to hear of Jared's passing. What a lovely young man! My Heart goes out to you all at this difficult time.

Paul, Nancy, kyle & Kayla Neville 

Entered October 22, 2018

Our deepest sympathy to the Family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Ghislaine Gaydamack 

Entered October 22, 2018 from RUSSELL ON.

My thoughts & prayers are with you during this difficult time.will always remember his kind & loving smile.He so loved life.Rest in Peace.


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