Globe and Mail, Toronto, Ontario – January 9, 2004
GOODERHAM, Dr. Melville Edward Warren, son of Col. Melville S. Gooderham, grandson of Sir Albert Gooderham. Sadly Mel died in Kelowna on January 2, 2004, after 88 good years. He is survived by his wife Margaret, his children Geoffrey Gooderham, Christine Abougoush, Rosemary Massey, Jennifer Johnson and Rosalind (Lindy) Jederman, by his grandchildren, Andrew Gooderham, Christopher Gooderham, Ryan Abougoush, Callie Abougoush, Justin Massey, Richard Massey, Carly Jederman and Sophie Jederman, and by his brother John Gooderham.
A man of integrity, Mel was a Major in the Canadian Army Medical Corps, a successful family physician and therapist, as well as being associated with the Alcoholism and Drug addiction Research Foundation and was an Associate Professor at McMaster University. An accomplished artist and magician, Mel was much admired and loved both personally and professionally.
His memory is a blessing
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the World Wildlife Fund, 245 Eglinton Avenue East, Suite 410, P.O. Box 26288 STN BRM B, Toronto, ON M7Y 4R1. Funeral arrangements by SPRINGFIELD FUNERAL HOME LTD. 250-860-7077.