Roy Patrick Walmsley Ph.D. has passed away 1936 – 2021
Roy Patrick Walmsley Cause Of Death: With a heavy heart, and with great sorrow in our hearts, we learned about the passing of our dearly beloved, Roy Patrick Walmsley who passed on to glory unexpectedly on December 22, 2021.
Born in Shirebrook, Derbyshire he graduated in Physical Therapy along with his first wife, Margaret
(deceased) in Sheffield UK, at which time they emigrated to Canada in 1957. He worked as a therapist
at Hamilton Children’s Hospital until 1963, when they returned to Sheffield for extra qualifications.
In 1966 they resumed life in Canada to work at the University of Toronto. In 1967 Roy was recruited
to establish the Physiotherapy Programme within the School of Rehabilitation Therapy at Queens
University. He served as Head of the School for 3 decades. During that time Roy graduated with a
BSc. Queens, MSc. Minnesota, Ph.D. in Bio.
Medical Engineering, Strathclyde, Glasgow (1994). He Chaired the Discipline Committee of the College of Physiotherapists. Served Internationally as an External Examiner. He also taught in Australia, Ukraine, and Jamaica.
Roy is survived by his wife Pam, his sons, Paul (Judy), Mark (Carol), Grandsons, Trevor (Laura), and Kyle. He was blessed with the arrival of his Great Granddaughter, Naomi in June. Roy’s retirement pursuits included extensive travel on the rivers of Europe, small ship cruising, and
birding in North and South America.
He loved to play racquet sports, in particular, squash, badminton, and pickleball. When not watching Manchester United Soccer, he might be playing Duplicate Bridge or walking his dog, Sam.
Charitable donations can be made to Kingston Humane Society, Partners in Mission Food Bank and St. Vincent de Paul Society. Special thanks to Drs. A. Robinson, A Ross, and E. Weiss. A celebration of Roy’s life will be held on Cartwright Point in the summer of 2022.
Tributes To Roy Patrick Walmsley
Roy Patrick Walmsley was the epitome of generosity. Every form and act of kindness you can find in a man resides in him of which he has always expressed it while on Earth and filling the space he left behind in the hearts of many, as well as his family will be difficult.
We sincerely keep his family in our prayers. He will be dearly missed as he portrayed real acts of kindness to every person that crossed his path, he was thoughtful and reasonable in all his ways. All he did had strings of intentionality and rendered help to humanity in the best way that he could.
To every friend, brother, sister, and sympathizers of the deceased, we are deeply sorry for your loss and we hope that you find consolation in the fact that the deceased was a good man and lived his life to the fullest while on earth and by his existence, humanity experienced an unusual positive change.
Condolences To Family and Loved ones
Death is grim, harsh, cruel, and a source of infinite grief, in the presence of death there is only silence and a sense of awe. May the favors of affection arrive and may its tranquility live with you. May its embodiment enlighten your heart, now and everlastingly more.
Certain individuals come into our lives, leave impressions on our souls, and we are never the same. While we are grieving the loss of our beloved, others are cheering to meet him behind the veil.
An incredible soul serves everybody constantly but won’t ever leave our hearts. It unites us over and over. We know for sure that we never lose our loved ones, even to death. They keep on taking part in each act, thought and choice we make.
Their love leaves a permanent engraving in our memories. We observe solace in realizing that our lives have been advanced by having shared their love.
Roy Patrick Walmsley Obituary
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