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Memorial service details announced for the late Paul Dewar

Dewar died on Wednesday after a battle with brain cancer.
Former Ottawa Centre MP Paul Dewar. Photo/Wikimedia Commons

Details have been announced for Ottawa residents who wish to pay their respects to the late Paul Dewar, former NDP MP for Ottawa Centre. Dewar died on Wednesday after a battle with terminal brain cancer.

In an announcement on his public Facebook page, there will be a “time to gather and share stories” at First United Church at 347 Richmond Rd on Friday, February 22, from 2 to 8 p.m.

A celebration of life will follow on Saturday, at 10:30 a.m. at First United Church at Carleton University, at Dominion-Chalmers Church at 355 Cooper St.

The Dewar family asks that any donations be made to Youth Action Now, the organization Dewar founded in his final year.


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