Peacefully surrounded by his family at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, April 8th, 2018 at 70 years of age.
Beloved husband of Marge for 44 years.
Devoted father of Cheryl Birss, Jennifer Welsh (Ryan) and Jeffrey Birss (Martha).
Loving Poppa to Declan and Kaitlyn Welsh.
Dear son of the late Thomas and Ruth Birss and predeceased by his brother John.
He will be fondly remembered by his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Ken and Cathy Slaney, Bob and Amy Slaney, David and Vaishali Slaney, his extended family and friends.
Visitation will be held at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) on Friday, April 13th, from 2:00 p.m. until time of Celebration of Life in the Chapel at 3:00 p.m.
Memorial donations to the Sunnybrook Foundation – Odette Cancer Centre or Lakeridge Health Foundation – Cancer Care would be appreciated.