PRIOR, Jacques Patrick   - April 22, 1923June 25, 2019

Peacefully surrounded by his loving family Jacques was welcomed into heaven on Tuesday June 25, 2019 at the age of 96.

Beloved husband of Christiane for 60 years.

Loving dad of Christian (Barb), Patrick (Colette), and Philip (Michelle).

Dear grand-dad/bon papa of Julie, Mark (Jennifer), John (Kelly), Paul (Anni), Luke, Mary, David (Emily), Camille (Tyler), Stephane, Michael (Marie), Stephen (Christina), Joshua, and great grandad of Zakariah, Ayah, Zoe, Henry and his fifth great-grandchild on the way.

A special thank you to Doctor Campbell, in the Emergency department, all of the staff on the second floor east wing at Lakeridge Health Ajax/Pickering, and Doctor Naassan, and Doctor Mui at Lakeridge Health Oshawa for their compassion and wonderful care.

Visitation will be held at Oshawa Funeral Home, on Saturday June 29th 2019 from 2 – 4 & 6 – 8 p.m.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST PARISH (903 Giffard Street, Whitby) on Tuesday, July 2nd 2019, at 11:00 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations to L’Arche Canada Foundation ( would be appreciated.