Dan Maidment

Maidment- Peacefully surrounded by his loving family at his residence on Tuesday May 17, 2016. Dan Maidment, age 63 yrs. of Corunna. Beloved husband of 40 years to Tania (Fairbairn). Loving father of Lori McKinlay and her husband Derek of Corunna and Craig Maidment and his wife Katie of Windsor. Special gampa of Brayden, Nolan and Hunter McKinlay and Grayson and Nash Maidment. Much loved son of Betty and the late Charles Maidment. Dan is also survived by; his sister, Lynne (Doug) Thorson; his brother, Chuck (Marilyn) Maidment; his mother-in-law, Delia Fairbairn; his brothers-in-law, Doug (Delores) Fairbairn and Colin (Maria) Fairbairn and by his sister-in-law Jan (Ken) Burr. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. He was predeceased by his father-in-law, Norm Fairbairn and mother-in-law, Jeannette Fairbairn. Dan had a passion for sports having played or coached golf, hockey and baseball at various times. He was retired from Nova after 26 years of service and had most recently been working at LamSar. Friends will be received at Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna on Thursday May 19, 2016 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. where a celebration of life will be held on Friday at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Jill Rogers officiating. Cremation has already taken place. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia or to the charity of one’s choice. Messages and condolences may be left online @ www.knightfuneralhome.ca Knight 519-862-2845.

Visitation Information

Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.


St. Joseph's Hospice, Sarnia Charity of One's Choice

Funeral Date

11:00 a.m. Friday from the funeral home.

63 thoughts on “Dan Maidment”

  1. Chris and Barb Reynolds

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We are so sorry for your loss. Remember the smiles.

    •“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.” -Helen Keller

  2. Tania and family

    With sincere sympathy for your loss. dan was a great guy,he fought a courageous battle god bless maria dibona

  3. Mary Ann Triggs

    Dear Tania

    Our thoughts are with you and your family at this very difficult time.

    Mary Ann
    Service Canada

  4. Tania, my condolences to you and your family. The loss of someone dear to us is never easy, but may you take comfort in the fact that you are surrounded by people that love and care for you. If there is anything I can do, please don’t hesitate to let me know.

  5. Tania please know my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this very difficult time.

  6. Tammy Holdaway

    I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very difficult time.

  7. So sorry to hear if your loss Tania. My prayers to you and your family in this fragile time of grief. Rest peacefully, Dan.

  8. kelly and wayne


    We can’t begin to imagine the sorrow in your heart. During your 40 years with Dan you built a beautiful family with the strength of love and commitment; this will be your strength and your sense of peace. May your memories stay forever in your heart and mind and guide you in your new journey. Our condolences are sent to you with love and support.

    Wayne and kelly

  9. Melissa Korach

    I am so very sad to hear of the loss of your dear and beloved husband, Tania. You, your children, and grandchildren are in my thoughts and prayers. My sympathies.


  11. Brad and Lise Cook

    So sorry for your loss to the whole family. Taken way to early. Dan will be golfing in that big 18 holes looking down over his grand babies.

  12. Tania & family,
    So sorry for your loss. May you remember all the good times, keeping him safe in your heart. May he rest in peace.

    Judy Smith (Co-worker)

  13. Martha hiscocks

    Thinking of all you during this hard and emotional time. I have some very fond childhood memories of Dan and baseball. He was like a father to all of us growing up such An amazing man. Sending love and prayers to you all

  14. Jeff and Paula Currie

    Our hearts and thoughts go out to youTania Lori and Craig and to your families. We always enjoyed our times with you all together. May your many memories get you this tough time❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️😇

  15. My condolences to Dan’s family. Dan will be missed by so many people. It won’t be the same at the golf course with out Dan there.

  16. Jenn Beckstead

    Dear Tania, my deepest condolences to you and your family at this difficult time. Thinking of you.

  17. Cindee Andrusiak

    Thinking of you and your family Tania during this very sad time. Will be praying for comfort and peace.

  18. Danielle Lenehan

    I’m so sorry for your loss.
    You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.


  19. Brad/kathy Knight

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time,Dan was a hard worker and a person who knew how to have a good time also.We remember him well from the interactions with our own kids in sports and school.

  20. I worked with Dan at Nova and Lamsar. He was always the voice of reason in a sometimes stressful occupation. He was faithful to those he new and respected. I had a great deal of respect for him. He will be missed by many.

  21. So sorry to hear of Dan’s passing! My heart goes out to all.of you, such a great guy and a point boy he will be missed by many 💖

  22. Scarborough Disability Team


    We are all very sorry for your profound loss. Know our thoughts are with you and your family at this very difficult time.

  23. Jim & Diane Martin

    To Tania, Lori, Craig and family. Sorry to hear of Dan’s passing. Dan and Tania have been wonderful friends and neighbours to us. We appreciated his fun loving manner, he was always so upbeat and found the positive in anything and everyone around. A great husband, father and grandfather. He will be missed.

  24. Sarah Obermeyer

    Tania, Lori, Craig and families. Words cannot express how sorry I am for your loss! Your dad was one of the best! His presence will be missed by all who were so lucky to have known him! Thought, prayers, and love are with you all.

  25. Tania

    My heart goes out to you on the loss of your beloved husband. May the memories of your life together provide you some comfort in the days to come.

    We are all thinking of you and sending our prayers.

  26. Brad & Bridget Seabrook

    Tania and family,
    We are so sorry for your lose.
    We remember Dan as a great guy and he will be sadly missed.
    Brad & Bridget

  27. Deb (Cooper) Matheson

    I am so very sorry to hear of my cousin Dan’s passing. Such a wonderful guy who left us way too soon.

    Aunt Betty, Tania, my deepest condolences.

  28. Dan & Wendy Baranek

    Dear Tania & family,

    So sorry to hear of Dan’s passing. It has been years since we have seen each other but you are all in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. We had many good times in the college years! Cherish the memories. Dan was a wonderful person. Take care and hugs to you if I could.

  29. Sara Heuvelmans

    Tania and family:

    May the love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the difficult days ahead.

    My deepest condolences on the loss of Dan. Thinking of you and your family at this difficult time.

  30. John and Jeanne Pretty

    Betty and Family
    we are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are truly with you, now and in the days to come. May the love and support of your family and friends help you through this very difficult time.
    John and Jeanne Pretty

  31. Spike and Brenda McNaughton

    So sorry for your loss Tania and family.

    We will miss Dan’s wit and smiling face. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    With love, Spike and Brenda

  32. Patricia (Cooper) Russell

    It was with great sadness to learn of Dan’s passing. I know he was a wonderful son, husband, father and brother and that he will be greatly missed. Please know I am thinking of all of the Maidment family, but in particular Aunt Betty, Tania and children. Love Patricia

  33. Tanisha Coultis

    Tania and Family

    This will be a difficult time for you and your family.

    I know with the recent passing of my dad, to surround yourself with family and good friends will help you through this time.

    I will keep you in my prayers.

  34. Margaret and Bob Murray

    To Tanya and the family.

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time..

    Marg and Bob Murrray

  35. Mark & Linda Fields

    Our deepest sympathies Tania, to you and your family. Dan was a fun loving individual who enjoyed a pint but the fun and sometimes intensity of golf. At work, he brought a level of professionalism while making the work fun and enjoyable. He will be missed.

  36. Tania, my deepest condolences to you and your family. May the cherished memories you carry provide you and your loved ones with some peace and comfort during this painful time. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Helen Santos

  37. Sean and Tanya

    Our sincerest condolences. Our heart truly goes out to your family. It is evident that he had a loving family. God Bless.

  38. Dear Tania – Deepest sympathy to you and your family at this sad time. Praying that memories of your years together will bring you comfort and peace in the days and weeks ahead.

  39. Affrene Benjamin (MA), Scarborough

    My family and I extend our sympathy wishes and condolences to you and your family on the unfortunate death of your husband. May his soul rest in peace. May God give you and your family the strength to cope up with the loss.


    Affrene Benjamin and family.

  40. Bruce and Celena Mair

    To Tania and family
    we send our deepest condolences.Many memories of us growing up in Point Edward,mooretown flags hockey,driving in the Mini,and golfing are a few that will be remembered.

    Bruce/Celena Mair

  41. Sincere condolences to the Maidment family as they deal with their loss.
    I have many fond memories of Dan from childhood in the Point. (playing hockey and baseball, camping out…)
    R.I.P. Danny.


  42. Ginette Legault Lamothe

    Tania you are a special person who’s cared about very much you and your family have my deepest sympathy, I wish I had more than just a few words to let you know how truly sorry I am..

  43. John and Michelle Dugal

    Tania Maidment and family,

    So sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

  44. Joe & Kim Sammon

    Tanya and family, we are very saddened for your loss. We are thankful to have known and shared good times with Dan during the past few years. Our thoughts are with you.

  45. Walt Tomaszewski

    Dear Tania and Family,

    I am very sorry to hear of Dan’s passing. I was out of town and could not attend the service or visitation. My sincere condolences for your loss. Walt Tomaszewski

  46. Craig,

    Very sorry to hear about your dad. I still remember watching him play fastball when I was in Grade 6, and that is almost 40 years ago. I really looked up to him. Our condolences to your family and the Fairbairn and Burr families as well.

    Andy Shaw (on behalf of the Murphy Road Shaws – Marian, Sally, and Al)

  47. Hello Tania

    Isabel passed along the news about your husband. Please accept condolences from Linda and myself for you and your family.


  48. Wayne and Joan Armstrong

    Tania, Lori and Craig
    Sending warm wishes and condolences to your at your time of loss.

  49. So sorry to hear of Dans passing Tanya. Am thinking of you and your family. Deepest sympathies.


  50. Margaret Van Daalen

    Sincere condolences on the passing of your dear husband Tania! I’m so sorry for how his condition progressed! Praying you and your family will have strength and comfort in the days ahead! I was on vacation for the funeral and am sorry I couldn’t make it to the viewing! You have been very much in my thoughts and prayers! Sincerely, Margaret

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