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SPASOPOULOS, Christine (nee MIRTSIS)   -  September 2, 1964 - January 15, 2022

It is with great sadness that we share with family and friends the passing of Christine Spasopoulos.

Beloved mother to her children Billy and Maryann and future son-in-law Gianluca.

ZIZAKOVIC, Radivoje  -  April 10, 1927 - January 15, 2022

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Radivoje (Rade) Zizakovic.

He is survived by his wife Radovanka (Rada) whom he shared 56 years together, his sons Srecko and Ljubinko (Lubo) and four grandchildren, Milana, Maksim, George and Aleksa.

Bell RichardBELL, Richard (Dick)   -  It is with the fondest of memories that the family of Dick say goodbye.

Dick passed away peacefully on January 15, 2022 at the age of 84, with his wife of 59 years, Mary (Shackleton) by his side.

Born in Haileybury, Ontario to the late Thomas and Rose Bell, he was the first of three children.

After living in many different Northern Ontario towns, he headed to Toronto to complete a BSc in Geophysics at the UofT followed quickly by an MSc.

Not only did this time in Toronto provide him with an education, but he met his soulmate and wife, Mary. After their marriage they moved to Princeton where he earned his Doctorate in Geology.

Boynton ElaineBOYNTON, Elaine Shirley  - Of Mississauga passed away on January 15, 2022 at the age of 87 at Dufferin Oaks in Shelburne.

Elaine was born in Toronto to the late Walter and Rhoda (Victoria) Blasak on April 11, 1934.

Elaine grew up with 4 brothers, Clark, Paul, Grant and Kenny and one sister Barbara.

Elaine married the late William James Boynton on June 18, 1955.

Elaine is survived by their children Susan, Jim, Diane and Gary and their spouses Frank and Janine.

Bill and Elaine were blessed with 5 grandchildren Jeanette, Heather, Michelle, Alexander and Victoria.

Their family continued to grow with 2 grandsons-in-law Garrett and Daniel.

Cook FernCOOK, Fern Elizabeth   -  Passed away peacefully at home, on January 15, 2022, with family by her side.

Beloved wife of Howard Cook.

Survived by her daughter Erika and her children, Patience and Beth; daughter Sherry (Bruce); and daughter Tanya (Mark) and their children, Ella and Abby.

Mother-in-law to Lori Cook (the late Wesley) and their children, Tim, Tyler, Kimberly and Christian.

Fern will be dearly missed by her brother Raymond (Shirley).

Dickens PeterDICKENS, Peter Kenelm   -  It is with profound sadness that the family of Peter Kenelm Dickens, announce his peaceful passing, on Saturday, January 15, 2022, at Scarborough General Hospital, at the age of 92.

Born May 28, 1929 in London, Ontario, he was the third child of Harry Blundell Dickens and Ida Temple Silk.

He was predeceased by his wife, Margaret Helen Dickens (McKay) and brother Harry Brian Dickens (Moira).

He will be lovingly remembered by his sister, Lois (John predeceased), son Gary (Judy) and daughters Debbie (Romeo) and Linda (Larry).

As a devoted grandfather he leaves behind his grandchildren Peter (Erin), John, Monica, Derek, David (Rebecca), Adrian, Michael (Diana), Christopher (Shannon) and Julie (Jessica). Great-grandfather (GG) to Walter, Alice and Harper.

Goziotis StefanosGOZIOTIS, Stefanos (Steve)  -  Our beloved father, Stefanos (Steve) Goziotis passed peacefully, in his 88th year, to be with his cherished wife Zorka (Avgy) of 62 years and his treasured daughter Helen, on Saturday, January 15, 2022.

His children were by his side.

Steve was born in Greece, on February 26, 1934.

His sole focus was family.

He was a dedicated father to Helen, Ann (Craig Dunbar) and Louie (Carmie Sisto) and a loving grandfather to Michael, Stephen, Natalie, Stephanie, David and Emilie and great-grandfather to Henry.

He remained very close with his large family in Greece.

He readily helped his family and many friends.

Nanoff DimitriNANOFF, Dimitri (Jim)  - Passed away suddenly, on January 15, 2022.

Born in Toronto, August 5, 1948, predeceased by his parents, George and Theodora Nanoff.

Beloved brother of Helen Shortill (John), Tom Nanoff, the late Paul Nanoff (Dominique) and Victor Nanoff.

Loved uncle to John J. (Delphine), James (Krista), and Robert Shortill, Alexandre and Lisa Nanoff.

Great-uncle to Matthew, Nicholas and Zachary and cherished Nephew of Christina Gardanis.

Jim was a longtime employee at RBC and a loyal sports fan of the Leafs, Blue Jays and Argos.

SCHOER, Karl Heinz  - Karl was born in Hamburg, Germany, on June 10, 1936 and passed away suddenly in Scarborough, Ontario, on January 15, 2022.

He joins his beloved wife Annegret, and is survived by his son Roger (Karin) and his grandchildren Kyle (Noah), Nicole, and Christina. Karl will be deeply missed by many.

Walker DouglasWALKER, Douglas Alexander Forbes   -  October 11, 1953 - January 15, 2022

Doug passed away peacefully at home after a long illness at the age of 68.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Teresa, and his children, Elizabeth, Catherine, William and Alexandra.

He will be dearly missed by his mother Helen Adele Walker, brothers Dave (Lisa) and Derek (Leslie), aunt Norein and cousin Deanne. He was predeceased by his father Donald.

Doug was a graduate of Thornlea Secondary School, York University, OISE (University of Toronto) and Seneca College. He worked as an accountant for Gulf Canada and Petro Canada for several years.

Doug was an avid reader and lifelong lover of music – both classical and jazz. He also loved visiting with neighbours and spending time at the family cottage, sitting by the lake.

Swan EuiceSWAN, Euice Rodrigues  -  It is with sincere sadness and heavy hearts, that we announce that Eunice passed away peacefully, on Saturday, January 15, 2022, at the North York General Hospital, in her 75th year, in the presence of her family.

She will join her mother Elza and sister Neusa in Heaven. 

Eunice will be deeply missed by her beloved husband David, sons Marcos, Kirk and Jaime, grandchildren Ethan, Calista, Carrington, Jersey and Sydney.

GINSBERG, Jerald (Jerry) Donald   - It is with profound sadness that the family of Jerry Ginsberg, announces his sudden passing, on January 15, 2022, at the age of 79.

He will be lovingly remembered forever by his wife and best friend for 57 years, Judith (Judy), his son Morgan, his partner Tascha, his daughter Dana, son-in-law, Tony, his sister Ruthie, extended family members, and dear friends.

Del Giudice AlteaDel GIUDICE, Altea - Peacefully passed away at the age of 103, after a brief illness on Friday January 14th, 2022 at Etobicoke General Hospital.

Beloved wife of the late Cesare.

Loving mother of Ermanno (Salme), Vittorio (Irene), Silvana (Aldo), and Franca (late Massimo).

Newton LarryNEWTON, Larry Walter - It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Larry Walter Newton (Waldo) (Aurora, ON) who passed away unexpectedly on Friday January 14, 2022 in his 74th year.

(Retired Supervisor, Canada Post)

Larry is survived by his loving wife Katherine of 49 years, daughter Janet Newton (Shayne Dunkley), son Brian Newton, his adored grandchildren Ashley and Emily Dunkley, sister Gwen Robinson, brothers Ron Newton (Daria), Jack Newton (Mary), Ken Newton (Trudy), sister in law Judy Vestby (Terry) and many loving nieces, nephews and their extended family members and friends.

TAL, Hanan - We are saddened to announce the passing of Hanan Tal on January 14, 2022.

Beloved husband to Alisa Tal. Father to Dov, Nir and Orit. Incredible Saba to his love Demi.

Hanan as a very loving kind soul, and a true fighter in every way. Loved spending quality time with his family and always had great wisdom.

Strangis TeresaSTRANGIS, Teresa - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Teresa on Friday, January 14th, 2022, at the age of 64.

Survived by her beloved husband Antonio.

Loving mother to Anthony (Tania), Joe (Connie), Gianina (Fernando) and Stefano (Samantha). Cherished nonna to Zion, Gian Luca, Luciano, Arianna, Aiden and Giordana.

Di Giulio AntonioDi GIULIO, Antonio Ezio - Peacefully, surrounded by his family, God called Antonio on January 14, 2022 at the golden age of 86.

Beloved and devoted husband to Maria Nicolina for 63 years.

Born on July 13, 1935, to Silvestro & Concetta in L’Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy. Antonio was one of seven children.

Proud father to Tina & Silvio.

BLAKE, Alexanader   - September 18, 1931 - January 14, 2022

Alex, born September 18, 1931 in Edinburgh, Scotland, passed away peacefully at his residence in Toronto, on Friday, January 14, 2022, after a long struggle with dementia.

He leaves behind his beloved wife Gladys of 67 years, his devoted sons Alan (Joanne) and Philip (Tracey), his cherished granddaughter Laura (Phil) and great-grandsons Patrick, Parker and Preston.

AVERY, Sheila   - 1937 - 2022   It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Sheila Avery.

Beloved wife of George Avery, loving mother of Timothy, grandmother of Matthew, Andrew and Eric and mother-in-law of Daniela Avery.

Daughter of the late Frank and Elva Ritchie.

CASWELL, Charles Caswell   – Entrepreneur, outdoorsman, problem solver and leader.

Charles (Charlie) Caswell of Sunapee, NH and Holmes Beach, FL, passed January 2, 2022, in New London, NH, of natural causes, at 88 years of age.

He was preceded by his loving wife of 55 years Janet.

Sharpe DonaldSHARPE, Donald  - It is with deep sadness that his family announce Donald James Sharpe, age 85, passed away peacefully on January 14, 2022.

Don was a man of science.

After graduating 3rd in his class from University of Toronto in electrical engineering, and a short time working at Bell, he spent the remainder of his career teaching Physics at Central Technical school.

Don was fortunate to be able to spend his retirement travelling the world, and relaxing at his beloved cottage.

Don is survived by his wife, Marilyn, children Julie and James, grandchildren Jack, Sasha and Cole.

ZARINS, Mara Valda   -   Peacefully at Kristus Darzs Latvian Home, Woodbridge on Friday, January 14, 2022, Mara Valda Zarins, in her 90th year, beloved wife of the late Janis Zarins.

Dear mother of Linda Luck, Laila and her husband Paul Dabous.

Proud Gramma of Jana and her husband Jerry Palumbo, Lauren Luck, Alexander and his wife Sunny Dabous, Liana Dabous and her husband Bradley Tuck.

Burgess MargaretBURGESS, Margaret (Mae) Burgess, ED.D.,   -  1934 - 2022  Dr. Mae Burgess died peacefully at The Mississauga Hospital (TMH), on January 14, 2022.

Predeceased by her husband Don, Mae is survived by her children Heather (John) and Russel (Karen) and her beloved grandchildren David, Emily, Alexis, Vanessa, Cedric and Cameron.

Mae was born in Prince Edward Island and moved to Toronto, where she started a long and successful career as a school teacher and principal.

She was much-loved and appreciated by her students whose lives were greatly enriched by Mae's enthusiasm and dedication to her profession.

Mae's passion was the teaching of reading skills (to which her grandchildren will attest).

Singh HarjitSINGH, Harjit  -  It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Harjit Singh, age 93, on January 14, 2022 at Sunnybrook Hospital.

Son of the late Mrs. Harbans Kaur and the late Sardar Sahib Shivdev Singh of New Delhi, India.

He was a loving husband to his late wife Kulwant Singh. He was a devoted father to his children Jagjeet and Beeba and loving father in law to Sabrina and Louie.

A devoted grandfather to his grandchildren Dylan, Jasmine and Luigi Jr. He was a beloved brother, cherished uncle and brother-in-law and a great friend to many. 

He will be greatly missed and remembered for his knowledge, kindness, strength, courage, positivity and his guidance.

MYERS, Sarah Jane  -  Sarah Jane Myers (often called Jenny) born January 3, 1923, passed away on January 14, 2022 at the Wexford long term care home in Toronto.

Predeceased by brothers Joseph Crawford Myers, George Myers, and Harry (Percy) Myers, and parents George and Jessie Myers.

WARD, David Gardner   -  David Gardner Ward passed away quietly and surrounded by family, on Friday, January 14, 2022, at St. Joseph's Health Centre in Toronto.

He was 77 years old. Born in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, on May 27, 1944, he lived in Toronto for most of his life.

He was a loving, devoted husband to Terry Ward (née Mernagh) for 38 years, and fiercely proud of his two children with her, Jennifer (Sean) and Christopher.