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John James (Jack) Cummins


Leading Seaman, Torpedo Anti-Submarine, RCN


Died: 24 Jul 2013, Peterborough, Ontario


CUMMINS, John James (Jack) - Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Jack Cummins of Peterborough in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of Shirley (Dowling). Dear father of Bill Cummins (Barbara) of Peterborough, Jackie (Lorne Kenney) of Peterborough, Carol Cummins of Mississauga and Jeff Cummins (Manuela) of Oakville. Loving grandfather of Christine, Jimmy, Matthew (Amanda), Kyle, Kayla, Ricky, John Ross, Marissa, Andrea and great grandfather to Chasen, Leah and Anna. Brother of Warren Cummins of Caledonia and the late Eleanor Wesenberg and Beverley Cummins. Uncle Jack will also be missed by many nieces and nephews and Suzanne Regimbald and family. A private family service was held at the Community Alternative Funeral Home - Ashburnham Chapel, 840 Armour Road, Peterborough. If desired, donations to the P.R.H.C. Foundation or to the Five Counties Children Centre Foundation.


Ships served in:



HMCS OTTAWA - Commissioning Crew


Jack Cummins at HMCS Cornwallis



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