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Burzillo LyndaBURZILLO, Lynda Jean - It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Lynda, on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at Southlake Regional Health Centre in her 73rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Pasquale “Pat” of 35 years (2006). Loving mother of Danielle Visco (Gerry) and A Burzillo. Cherished grandmother of Jazmin, Jordan and Julian, this being her most valued calling.

Lynda was predeceased by her sister Donna Holmes (nee Kirbyson) and she will be sadly missed by her brother Robert Kirbyson, extended family and dear friends.

Sereda IanSEREDA, Ian - (September 29th, 1963 - November 11th, 2020)

Ian Sereda passed away unexpectedly in his Toronto residence on Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

He will be missed by his family.

Lee JohnLEE, John Anthony - (August 23, 1957 - November 11, 2020) - Proud Leo. Lover of life. Larger than life. Couldn’t wait to wake up and start the day. Had a light and energy that lit up any room. Mr Positivity. Movie star smile.

Longtime ad man whose work lives on in advertising text books. Successful entrepreneur. Best pitch man you’ll ever find. Biggest heart. Loved instantly and utterly by anyone who met him.

Son of the late Anthony and Ann, son-in-law to Kristen (Al), brother of Garry (Jill), brother-in-law to Sean (Andrea), uncle to McCartney and Samantha, godfather to Arabella. Best of absolutely everything to wife of over 16 years, Melissa – friend, lover, travel companion, coffee maker, confidant, cheerleader, soul mate.

Forndran IrisFORNDRAN, Iris Eileen - (October 2, 1926 – November 11, 2020)

Iris was always known for her ability to make an entrance, and, on November 11th, 2020, she made her exit peacefully in her sleep, but with just as much style as ever by choosing Remembrance Day (as if there was ever any question that she would be remembered forever).

Recently celebrating her 94th birthday, it’s incredible to reflect on all that Iris experienced and accomplished in her life.

Iris grew up in Surrey, England in a large family with two sisters and two brothers whom she loved dearly. She was a hero who bravely served as a “wren” in WWII. She moved to Canada in 1964 with her sons and worked as an Educational Assistant for kindergarteners with the Toronto District School Board until her retirement at the age of 65.

OHAYON, Raphael Marcel - It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of Raphael Marcel Ohayon Z”L on November 11, 2020.

Cherished husband of Mimi, and loving father of Jason, Caroline, Jack and Diane.  Father in law of Evelyne Ruimy-Ohayon, Max Nahon, Vivian Benzvi-Ohayon and Oren Suissa. Beloved grandfather to Talya, Nikita, Celia, Halleli, Yosef, Esther, Refael, Mimi, Marcel, Tova, Batel and Natanel.

Loving brother of Rachel, Leon A”H, Jacques (John), David A”H, Marie A”H, Georgette, Maurice, and Gabriel.

AGAR, Barbara Joan (nee HALL)    - October 29, 1937 - November 11, 2020

Passed peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 in her 83rd year.

Predeceased by her loving husband Robert and her brothers Gary and Rick.

GRESSER, Walburga "Wally"   -   January 11, 1928 – November 11, 2020

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family in her 93rd year.

Predeceased by her husband Paul (1986).

Wally was a loyal and devoted mother to Marlene (David Odell), Peter, Delores (predeceased), Willy (Colleen), Lisa (David Fay), Doreen (Spencer Saunders) and Karol.

VANAGATT, Ronnie George  -   Ron passed on November 11, 2020, in Milton, unexpectedly, of natural causes.

He is loved by his devoted wife of 25 years, Deborah, who will miss him tremendously, as will his daughters, Carrie Munk (Matthew) and Rebecca Watt (Kevin); granddaughters, Hannah Munk and Abbigale Watt.

McKinlay JimMCKINLAY, James Edmund - On November 11, 2020 Jim, loving and devoted husband, father, brother, and friend was taken from us. His year long battle with esophageal cancer ended peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones.

Predeceased by parents James and Bernice, and sister Elaine (Ross).

He will be dearly missed by his wife Katy, children Jeannette, Leanne and James, brothers Paul (Lee), Mark (Linda) and Matthew (Margarita), nieces, nephews, friends and neighbours.

Eisnor GuyEISNOR, Guy Hoyet   - Passed away on November 11, 2020, at the age of 96.

Guy was born January 7, 1924, in Brickton, Nova Scotia, to James and Susan (Bezanson) Eisenhauer.

In 1941, at the age of 17, he enlisted in the Canadian Army and served throughout Europe during WWII. 

Guy later moved to Toronto and gained employment with Canada Wire and Cable where he worked for 41 years, eventually retiring as Plant Superintendent.

It is also where he met the love of his life, Margaret Mary O'Neill.

Murphy GordMURPHY, Gordon Havelock - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gordie on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at the age of 85.

Loving Dad to Gail (Jim) and Kevin (Valerie).

Proud Granddad to Krysta (Maurizio), Megan and Brittany.

Proud Great Granddad to Alessia and Luca.

Special friend to Phillip.

Fava AdamFAVA, Adam Frank Keith - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Adam on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at the age of 38.

Loving son of the late Tony Fava, and Kathy Connors.

Dear brother of Angela Siconolfi (Brian), and Domenic Scarmato (Melyssa).

Cherished Uncle to Anthony.

Loving stepson to Danny Scarmato.

Sellers PamSELLERS, Pamela Mary (Newel) - Peacefully on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 in her 96th year. 

Born in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow, Republic of Ireland, on May 21, 1925.

Beloved wife of the late Arthur (2009). Adored mother of Lesley (Bill), Nora (Ted), Peter (Leslie) and Tim (Hedy). 

Spirited, caring and involved Grandma of Diana (Stephen), Susie (Gavin), David, Val, Daniel and Jennifer (Pete).

Ambler StephenAMBLER, Stephen   - Passed away peacefully at home, with his family by his side on November 11, 2020. 

Dearly missed by his children, Natalie (Rob Walker), Kimberley (Robin Down), Mark (Katherine Salloum, deceased 2019), Jayne (Stephen Holmes) and their mother, Elizabeth Ambler.

Steve was a fun and loving grandfather to his five cherished grandchildren. 

Steve is survived by his siblings Bev Dawe, Katie (Ron) Brown, John (Ann), Mike (Cathy), Tony (Virginia) and many nieces and nephews.

CULLUM, Gary    - 1938 - 2020  On November 11th, we said our last goodbyes to Gary: wordsmith, copywriter and Creative Director at ad agency McLauchlan, Mohr, Massey; car lover; bass fishing enthusiast; dedicated solver of the Globe and Mail daily crossword puzzle and a very competitive Scrabble opponent.

Gary enjoyed life and pursued his interests with passion: Gymkhanas with the Porsche Club; car rallying in his BMW; travelling to Italy for wine tasting; fishing the Rouge River or on trips to Jacksonville Florida; studying and foraging edible mushrooms on his Saturday walks; and later in life curling and golfing.

FOWLER, Dr. Robert Noel  -  Dr. Robert Noel Fowler died November 11, 2020 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Robert was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on December 23, 1939 to H. Bertram and Edith (née Farrow) Fowler.

A graduate of the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, he pursued a practice in family medicine before embarking on a long career in pharmaceutical research.

HENDERSON, Kevin James   - August 25, 1960 - Novemeber 11, 2020

On Wednesday, November 11, 2020, Kevin passed away peacefully at home with family by his side, following a courageous battle with lung cancer.

Predeceased by his father James Henderson.

PETROCCO, Emilia (nee Renzi) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our cherished mother Emilia on Thursday, November 11, 2020 at the age of 93.

Joining her husband Giuseppe, and first daughter. Loving mother of Lisa, Anna and her late husband Luka Markotic. Loving Nonna of Martin, Carlo and Mia (Matthew) and proud great-grandmother of Luka.

Emilia will be fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, family and friends.

MASKOWITZ, Marvin – Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

Beloved husband for 66 years to Toby Maskowitz (nee Fromowitz). Loving Father of Martin and Ziva Maskowitz, Debra and Lenny Libman, Alyssa and Shaul Zobary and Brian and Amy Moss.

Beloved brother and brother-in-law of Jack and Lauren Maskowitz, Rose and George Orenstein, Larry z”l and Marilyn Fromowitz, and Michael z”l and Marli Fromowitz.

KLINGBAUM, Michael - Michael Klingbaum passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at the age of 86.

A character. A story teller. A man with a heart of gold. His family was his universe.

Michael was a child survivor of the Holocaust in Poland. After the war, he lived in Israel serving in the Air Force, before immigrating to Canada. Starting with nothing, Michael, alongside his beloved wife Elana of 61 years, built a new life in Kitchener and Toronto, and was the father of four children: Janet (Arthur Chippin), Mark (Ilene), Gale (Lorne Star) and Leonard.

Tersigni GiuseppinaTERSIGNI, Giuseppina - It is with heavy hearts that our family has to say goodbye to a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and sister.

Giuseppina was born in Carnello, Frosinone, Italy on July 7, 1941 and passed away unexpectedly on November 11, 2020.

Loving wife of Giuseppe of 60 years. Devoted mother of Antonio, Loreto and his wife Lucy, Rosanna and her husband Gabriele Rapini. Cherished nonna to Claudia, Christina, Tereesa and Tatyana.

Barry EricaBARRY, Erica Jane - Erica , age 59, of Keswick passed away at home on November  11, 2020.

Having degrees in childcare and music, Erica’s career took her to the CHEO Ottawa, Pediatric Healthcare and Research Centre and Daycares.  

Born in Montreal, Quebec, daughter of Christine Barry (O’Brien) of Montreal and the late Eric Barry.

Beloved wife of James Jodoin whom she married on March 27, 1999.

Rotstein SadieROTSTEIN, Sadie - On Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

Sadie Rotstein, beloved wife of the late Matthew Rotstein.

Loving mother and mother- in-law of Linda and Ian Gibson, Elysa and Bruce Berdock, Ori and Brenda Rotstein, and Douglas and Tiffany Rotstein.

Dear sister of the late Joseph Rotman, Jean Hanser, and Mary Goodman.

Kilpatrick ValerieKILPATRICK, Valerie Anne Carson (nee CARSON), B.A., M.DIV., ThM.   -  July 14, 1928 - November 11, 2020

After a valiant fight, Valerie passed away on November 11, 2020, at Christie Gardens, Toronto.

She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Daughter of the late Cyril Frederick Harshaw Carson and Dorothy Margaret Rogers Carson, sister of the late John Cyril Carson, former wife of the late Robert Kilpatrick, mother of Anne Dorothy Margaret Kilpatrick (Hugh Anderson) and George Carson Kilpatrick (Rita Kilpatrick), grandmother of Robert John Carson Kilpatrick and Tegan Ann Arida Kilpatrick.

Mazepa AnneMAZEPA, Anne Mary - Peacefully, at Margaret Bahen Hospice, Newmarket on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at the age of 86 years.

Dearly loved mother of John Mazepa, Lesia Paul (Kevin Rubie), and Roman Mazepa.

Cherished Baba of Jessie, Taylor and Jayden.

Predeceased by her husband Peter Mazepa (1990) and her partner Ray King (2020).

Anne will be missed by the King & Eckhardt families as well as by her friends at Keswick Gardens.

Litwin JeffLITWIN, Jeffrey - On Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

Jeffrey Litwin, beloved husband of Lili.

Loving father and father-in-law of Sasha Litwin and Andrea Skinner, and Erin and Marlon Paisley.

Son of Pearl Litwin and the late Louis Litwin.

Dear brother and brother-in-law of Wendy Litwin and Morris Presser, Harry Litwin and Sandra Dishy, Janet and Scott Nykaza, Shelly Weiss and Ken Goodman, and Lorne and Michelle Weiss.