Passed peacefully at Trillium Health Partners Mississauga Hospital on Monday, July 25, 2022 at the age of 92.
Beloved “hubby” of his late wife Matilda, “Tillie” (nee Klassen), the youngest son of Winnifred and Matthew, brother to Joe, Tom, Nellie, Betty and Winnie. He will be remembered fondly by many nieces and nephews in the UK, Canada and Australia.
John was born in Bolton UK, and worked for Metropolitan Vickers in Manchester before emigrating to Canada in 1960 where he worked on the installation and commissioning of power generators for Canadian utilities. He joined Ontario Hydro in 1970 at Lakeview G.S. where he worked until retirement in 1993.
Friends may call at Turner & Porter “Peel” Chapel, 2180 Hurontario Street, Mississauga on Friday, August 5, 2022 from 4-8 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place at St. Patrick’s Parish, 921 Flagship Drive, Mississauga on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 10 a.m.
Funeral Services to be held in Manitoba with a Funeral Mass on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 at Church of the Sacred Heart at 11 a.m. Interment at Melita Cemetery.
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