In Memory of



Obituary for Jack Rumsam

RUMSAM, Jack (Captain, Veteran - Royal Canadian Navy) - Passed away peacefully in his sleep, at home on Saturday, July 27th, 2019. Jack Rumsam of Trenton was 85. Son of the late Francis and Reva Rumsam. Beloved husband to Patricia Rumsam (nee Mitchell). Dear father to John Rumsam (Patti), Valerie Rumsam (Andre Dutrisac), Paul Rumsam (Donna), Brian Rumsam and Jim Rumsam (Crystal). He is pre-deceased by sisters Dora Crane, Betty Sawyer, Margaret Moore and brother Clifford Rumsam. Survived by sister Gail Silz. He will be missed by grandchildren; Crystal, Nathan, Brandon, Sean, Lisa, Jeffrey, Jason, Rachel, Jesse and Autumn and great-grandkids Colby, Silas, Annika, Sebastian, Jacob and Kaleb. Jack was the past President of the Horticultural Society, proud member of the Trenton Curling Club (seniors), and co-ordinator of seniors golf for the Twilight League at Barcovan. In keeping with Jack's wishes, cremation has taken place. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Arrangements in the care of the Rushnell Funeral Centre, 60 Division St., Trenton (613-392-2111). In lieu of flowers, donations to Ostomy Canada, Heart & Stroke Foundation or Sick Kids Hospital in Jack's memory would be greatly appreciated by the family. For online condolences, please visit