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Tuesday March 14, 2017

ZELLER, Michael Bowen

Oct. 16, 1954 - March 9, 2017
Died peacefully at home in
Renfrew. Michael is survived by
his wife of 35 years, Arlene
Shaver and their two children
Adriane Grace (Kris Holtom) of
Cambridge, Ontario, and Riley
Arnold of Deep River, as well as
his sisters, Dr. Anne Zeller (Robin
Irving) of Victoria, BC, Dr
Madeleine Zeller (Brian Mann) of
St. Catharines, Betsy Zeller of
San Francisco, and brother Nigel
Zeller (Sue) of Perth, Australia,
and his nephews, Peter and
Adam. He was predeceased by
his nephew Andrew. Michael
was born in Guelph, Ontario, in
the middle of Hurricane Hazel, to
Arnold and Marjorie (Bowen)
Zeller. After graduating from
Appleby College in Oakville, he
went on to study nuclear physics
at the University of Toronto and
Queen's University in Kingston
He started his career teaching
physics at the Royal Military
College in Kingston and then
accepted a research position at
Atomic Energy of Canada in
Deep River and eventually took
on management responsibilities
Friends may call at McPhail and
Perkins Funeral Home, 85
Munroe Ave. E., Renfrew on
Thursday, March 16, 2017 1 - 2
p.m. A Celebration of Michael's
life will be held in the Chapel at
2:30 p.m. with a reception to
follow. In lieu of flowers,
donations to the Renfrew
Victoria Hospital Foundation -
Dialysis Unit would be
appreciated by the family
Condolences or donations may
be made at

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