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BARLOW, Michael Norman



February 18th 1956-March 4, 2023

Michael Norman Barlow, age 67 of Cambridge, Ontario passed away suddenly on Saturday March 4th, 2023.

Loving husband of 26 years to Rose, Mike will be fondly remembered by Rose’s son Ben and his family Heidi, Maleah and Keira.

Mike was predeceased by his parents Leonard and Kathleen Barlow. He was the youngest of a large family of 11 siblings and brother to Brian, Bill, Shirley, Sandy, June, Jean and John.

And was also brother to the late Kathleen Hewitt, Leonard Barlow and Sidney Barlow.

He will be remembered as a favourite uncle by his many nieces and nephews. Mike, Jeffrey, Patricia, Karen, Kevin, Laurie, Christine ,Brian, Nancy, Rick, Stanley, Jason, John , Shanna, Alexa, David, Heather ,Paul, Edward, Melanie and Leigh Ann.

Mike was also very much part of the Thrasher family and will be remembered by Ruby Trotter, Ruth Parent, Jeff Thrasher and Shelley Thrasher, as well as the matriarch of the family Orpha Thrasher (and her late husband Ivan Thrasher). His nieces and nephews on the Thrasher side of the family will have many memories of Mike as well. Bram, Rachel, Matthew, Zack, Annie, Claire and Rylee. Mike was also a very important person to Elisha Sipes and her daughters Seanna and Oakley.

Mike will be remembered as a gregarious person that loved to cook ribs and host family barbecues. He loved to play card games and read mystery novels. He was also a jack of all trades and did many renovations and home improvements over the years. He spent his last nine years working at Lowe’s where he loved going into work every day.

A private cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will be held sometime in the future.

Gone, but not forgotten. Always loved.

As expressions of sympathy, donations can be made to The Heart and Stroke Fund or to National Service Dogs, an organization that Mike was passionate about.

Arrangements entrusted to Gilbert MacIntyre & Son Funeral Home

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