Funeral services set for professor

Services have been set for Psychology professor John Philippe Rushton, who died Tuesday, Oct. 2 at LHSC Victoria Hospital Palliative Care Ward after a battle with cancer.

Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9 at the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road N. Funeral services will take place at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10 at the chapel.

Rushton, 69, is survived by his children, Stephen Philippe Rushton and Katherine Vanderzwet (Bernie); grandchildren, Jasmine and Aundreia; great-granddaughter, Paige; brother, Peter Rushton; as well as dear friend and research assistant, Trudy Ann Bons.

Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Rushton, who spent 35 years at Western, are asked to consider the London Regional Cancer Program – Research.