Suddenly on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Doug Barton of Vankleek Hill passed away at the age of 64. Loving husband of Debbie. Proud and caring father of Jan (Jason Hachey) and Karla (Bert MacLennan). Predeceased by his son, Kurt. Dearly loved grandfather and “Poppa” of Jarod, Blake, Cohen, Khloe, Jacob and Austin. Dear brother of Sydney (Peggy), Beverley, Judy (Robert Kirby) and Kevin (Sharon). Predeceased by his brother Wyman. Special son-in-law to Edna Moran and brother-in-law to all the Moran family and Lorna Barton. He will be fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and friends. Doug will be greatly missed by his long-time friend James Nixon. Doug’s family and friends are invited to Celebrate his life on Thursday, March 22 ,2018 at the Vankleek Hill Curling Club from 1 to 4 pm. In lieu of flowers, a donation in memory of Doug to the McLaughlin Cemetery 641 McCallum’s Lane, Vankleek Hill, Ontario K0B 1R0 or the University of Ottawa Heart Institute 40 Ruskin Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 4W7 would be appreciated. To express your condolences, make a donation or plant a “Tree of Remembrance for Doug please visit www.hillcrestfuneralhome.ca. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hillcrest Funeral Home 151 Bond Street, Vankleek Hill, Ontario K0B 1R0 (866) 678-2001.