Glenn Playter

Glenn Donald Playter

Thursday, March 25th, 1948 - Saturday, October 17th, 2020
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Playter, Glenn (Former Owner of Roadhouse & Rose Funeral Home, Newmarket) - Passed away suddenly of a heart attack, at home, on Saturday, October 17, 2020, at 72 years of age. Glenn Playter, beloved husband of Jackie of 51 years, and dear father of Wesley Playter (Juliana), Allison (Todd Jackson) and Brent Playter (Pam). Loving grandfather of Stella, Charlie, Tommy, Watson and Millicent. Dear brother of Wayne Playter (Marilyn) and Janice (Rick Bondi). He will be lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, cousins, neighbours and friends, particularly his good friends Gerry Bloxam, Brent Peppiatt and Doug Sheppard. Visitation and funeral service will take place at the Roadhouse & Rose Funeral Home, 157 Main St. S., Newmarket. Due to COVID-19 restrictions all services will be by invite only. In memory of Glenn, please consider a memorial donation to one of his passions, the Newmarket Historical Society - Archives Restoration Fund. On-line condolences may be made at
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Roadhouse & Rose Funeral Home - Playter Chapel
    157 Main Street South
    Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Y9
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  • Interment

    Friday, October 23rd, 2020 |
    Friday, October 23rd, 2020
    Newmarket Cemetery
    112 Main Street North
    Newmarket, Ontario
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Linda Ansell

Posted at 04:37pm
So very sorry to hear of your families loss. Glenn was a quiet, kind and just a nice person. I went to public school with him. Thinking of you all and offering virtual hugs. Linda

Gary & Alice Johnston

Posted at 03:33pm
Sincere condolences to the Playter family in the loss of a beloved husband, father, grandfather and dear friend to all. May the many memories you all have help to sustain you during this very difficult time. We didn't know Mr. Playter personally but wanted to send condolences to you as a citizen of the town of Newmarket. God Bless. Sincerely Gary & Alice Johnston.

Susan n Ian Park

Posted at 03:14pm
So sorry to hear this news. I went to public school from grade 1 to grade 8 with Glen. He was always a quiet soft spoken guy. He will be greatly missed. Thoughts and prayers to Jackie and family. RIP Glen

Lisa Knappett

Posted at 01:36pm
Our deepest sympathy to the whole family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Paul and Lisa Knappett

Gayle and Jerry Seaton

Posted at 12:52pm
So sorry to hear about Glenn, sending our though and prayers to Jackie and family.

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