August 10, 1927—March 16, 2018
First Poet Laureate of Prince Edward Island
Professor Emeritus at UPEI
Poet, father, grandfather, friend.
Woods walker, bird watcher, squirrel feeder.
Rare and ineffably kind.
Knowledge that spanned the universe.
Generosity of spirit.
Visitation to take place
on Saturday, March 24, 2–4 pm
at the Hillsboro Funeral Home in Stratford.
No flowers please, by request of family.
—Julia Schurman (Smith)