MICHAEL, Elias "Sam" - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health - Port Perry on Saturday, March 18, 2017 in his 93rd year.
Loving husband of Norah. Dear father of Tim (Kris), Glenn (Diane), Kevin and Janis. Caring step- father of Randy, Donald (Kim) and Susan (Paul).
Predeceased by his parents Sam and Betty Michael. Proud and loving grandfather of Adam, Jessica, Danny, Justin, Shannon, Kieran, Derek, John, Amanda, Brian, Christopher, Thomas and Alexis and great-grandfather of Eden, Jackson, William and Colton.
Sadly missed by his siblings - Josy Francis (late Steve), Rose Van Staveren (Dick) and Vera Douglas (late Bill).
Predeceased by his sisters Eleanor Wihlidal, Kay Hjelm and Evelyn Michael and by his brother Michael (late Lolly). Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Visitation will be held at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME (28 Old Kingston Rd., Ajax), on Monday, March 20th from 2:00 - 4:00 and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from ST. FRANCIS DE SALES ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH (1001 Ravenscroft Rd., Ajax), on Tuesday, March 21st at 10:00 a.m. Elias will be laid to rest with his family in the Church cemetery, Ajax, following the service.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Port Perry Hospital Foundation or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario and would be appreciated by the family.
A Guest Book may be signed online at mceachniefuneral.ca.