In Celebration of

Philip George LeCras Bott

June 19, 1927 -  February 21, 2019

Passed away February 21, 2019 at age 91. Beloved husband of Margaret (née Lyons). Loving father of Wendy, Stuart (Marika), Nicholas (Catherine), Jamie (Marnie) and Sarah (Matthew). Dearly loved Pop of Averil, Madeline, Jacob, Sophie, Declan, Nathan and Luke. He will be dearly remembered by his nieces and nephews and other extended family and friends. Predeceased by his first wife Helen (née Paszkowski) and brothers Stuart and Bill.

He loved us without measure and took great joy in all of us.

A celebration of Philip’s life will be held at St. Basil’s Church, 940 Rex Avenue (Maitland Avenue north of the Queensway) at 11:00 am (reception to follow at the church).

In memory of Philip, donations may be made to Child Haven International, 19014 Concession Road 7, Maxville, ON K0C 1T0.


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Vicki and Campbell McBurney (Friends)

Entered February 23, 2019 from Ottawa

Our thoughts are with you and your family, Margie. We will remember Philip with fondness and admiration and are grateful for our recent visit and telephone conversation with him. We admired his active mind and his wide range of interests, which made for easy conversation. Our condolences to you and your family.

eddie & jane pascoe (Sister inlaw)

Entered February 23, 2019 from Perth Western Australia

Great memories of a great man. Our love and prayers are with Margie and all the family in Ottawa. love Eddie & Jane

Judy and Wally Zuk (Friends)

Entered February 23, 2019 from Yarra Valley Australia

We will long remember and appreciate Phil for his warm friendship and repertoire of corny jokes.

Pierrette Benoit (Friend)

Entered February 23, 2019 from Ottawa

I am so sorry for you loss. Phil was a wonderful man and I am fortunate to have met him. He was kind, generous, friendly and so very funny! I know you shared a wonderful life together, filled with adventure and fun times. I know that your inner strength and all your great friends will be there to support you during this difficult time and in the future.

In friendship

Bryan L’Ecuyer (Friend of family.)

Entered February 23, 2019 from Port Colborn

I moved to Ottawa in 1999 and worked with his son Nick.


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