Garnet William Babcock

BABCOCK, Garnet William (Retired Funeral Director), passed peacefully at QHC-Belleville General Hospital, with his family at his side, on Thursday, January 14th, 2021, at the age of 76. Beloved son of Gerry Babcock of Eganville and the late Violet (nee Badour). Cherished husband of Diane Babcock (Reid), for 55 years. Predeceased by his loving children; Catherine and David. Garnet will be dearly missed by his 7 grandchildren, who were his pride and joy, his sisters; Millie Ford (Arnie), Linda Clark (Rob), Debbie Myers, and brother-in-law; Ron Reid. Garnet will also be missed by the many colleagues & friends in Funeral Service. He was a genuine and caring person and put the families he served first and foremost. A Celebration of Garnet’s life will be held at Cherry Valley Cemetery, when it is safe to do so.  If desired, donations to the Quinte Humane Society or Gleaners Food Bank, would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, Belleville (613-968-2273)