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Saturday January 26, 2013

KRAGLUND, Borge John

Peacefully, at the Village Green Nursing Home in Selby, Ontario on Thursday, January 24, 2013. John Kraglund, born April 27, 1922 in Hjorring, Denmark. WWII veteran, R. C.A.F., retired emeritus music critic, Globe and Mail. He is survived by his sister-in-law Irene (late Kaj) of Kingston, his sister Anne Lise Rotberg (Robert) of Portland, Oregon, nephew Carl Kraglund (Gean) of Kingston and niece Suze Kraglund of Clayton, Illinois. John leaves behind many friends, nieces and nephews throughout Canada, U.S.A., Germany and Denmark. Sadly missed by his partner Walter Sawron and caregivers Tabarro and Skye (St. John Ambulance Therapy Dogs) Newburgh, Ontario. Cremation has taken place with inurnment in the spring at Hicks Site Cemetery in Bloomfield, Ontario (Prince Edward County). For those desiring, memorial donations by cheque to the Toronto Symphony, Canadian Opera Company, Dance Collection Canada or the Kingston Symphony would be appreciated. In the care of HANNAH FUNERAL HOME in Napanee, Ontario (613-354-3341) Online condolences at

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