RAK, Russell Zygmunt - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Russell Zygmunt Rak on Sunday January 22nd at Granite Ridge Retirement Home at the age of 90.
Left to mourn his passing are Lynn, his loving wife of 53 years, son Daryl (Pam), daughter Kelly, daughter Lorelei (Michael), grandchildren Kimberley (Dan), Justin and Brandon.
Survived by his brother Ed (Joan), Sister Mary, predeceased by his sister Helen.
Russell spent 42 years working at General Motors in Oshawa, and his life cannot pass without recognizing his association with the Canadian Auto Workers union.
Russell will be remembered for his love of family and friends, his willingness to always lend a helping hand and his enjoyment of social gatherings no matter the occasion.
The family wishes to express their sincere thanks and gratitude to all who have been involved with his care especially over the past couple of years.
Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Russell’s life will take place in the spring.
In lieu of flowers and cards, donations made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.
Arrangements with Mount Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery.