MELNIK, Anthony 'Tony' - It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Anthony (Tony) Melnik, age 85, on January 9, 2019 at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.
Born in Toronto, he was the son of the late John and Paulina Melnik of Summerville, Ontario.
Much loved and survived by his sister Josephine Kozlowski (late husband Bruno) and brother Stan (wife Marjorie). Tony was predeceased by his brothers Roman and John, and his sisters Elizabeth Murray and Leona Owen.
Tony will be missed by his many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Tony was an active member of St. James Parish, Oakville and extraordinary volunteer with Canadian Food for Children, Mississauga. He was also a longtime 3rd Degree member of the Knights of Columbus Marian Council #3881 Oakville.
Visitation at Oakview funeral home, Oakville on January 14th from 4 - 7pm. FUneral Mass at St. James Parish, 231 Morden Road, Oakville on January 15th at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Assumption Catholic Cemetery at 1:30 p.m.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Gabriel and staff of 3 South at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Dr. Renee Gracie for her many years of care, and also the staff and residents at Trafalgar Lodge, Oakville.