Burial Date: May 11, 2013
Ernest Joseph Aboud passed away peacefully on May 4, 2013 in his home in Toronto after a long happy life of 96 years and after bravely fighting cancer. He is predeceased by his first wife Irene, his son John and his second wife Mildred (Millie). He is survived by his children Karen, Greg, Judy (Steve), Sherry, April, Dawn and Kym (Ralph); his 3 grand children; his 5 great grand children; his stepson Gary (Deb) and stepdaughter Diane (Jim). Ernie will be remembered for his hardworking ethics, his devotion to his family, his passion for golf and his green thumb. The family thanks all those who helped care for Dad in the last year: Dr. Pasternack; his caregivers Lynn, Jorge, Negest and many more; his nurse Ben; Paige at CCAC; Nada at Paramed and his cribbage friend Dan. Friends and family can visit at the Forest Lawn Cemetery, 4570 Yonge St., Toronto (just north of the 401) on Friday May 10 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm and attend the memorial Mass on Saturday at 1:00 pm at the Lady of Sorrows Church, 3055 Bloor ST. W (west of Royal York Rd), Toronto. (parking off Brentwood Rd, west of the church off Bloor). Reception at church hall to follow the mass. The family would appreciate in lieu of flowers, donations to The Dorothy Ley Hospice at 220 Sherway Dr. Etobicoke, ON. Please visit www.dlhospice.org for donation details.
Place Of Birth: Havelock, Ontario, Canada
Place Of Work: Aerdon
Spouse: Irene (Scott) 1945-1967. Mildred (Rowley) 1980 – 2010
Children: Karen, John (deceased), Judy (Steve), Greg, Sherry, April, Dawn, Kym (Ralph)
Interests/Hobbies: Golf, Gardening