Suddenly at the Ottawa Civic Hospital on Tuesday, August 30, 2011. Leroy Empey, age 69 of Kemptville and formerly of Mountain. Beloved husband of Barbara and the late Edna Dixon. Dear son-in-law of Arlene Ozard. Loving Dad of Robin Byrd (Bill), Tanya Geertsma (Gary) and Max Hitchcock (Liza Hamilton). Cherished Grandpa of Mitchel, Kurtis, Haley, Leanne and Adam. Loving brother of Ann Jackson (Elwood). Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews.