elevated KS5q2 October 25, 1938 ~ March 30, 2022

elevated KS5q2 Visitation
Saturday April 9, 2022 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM .

elevated KS5q2 Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6

elevated KS5q2 Funeral Mass
Saturday April 9, 2022 at 12:00 PM                                   

elevated KS5q2 Chapel of St. Joseph – Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home

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elevated KS5q2 March 30, 2022

elevated KS5q2 Peacefully, Captain Neidhard Bodo aka Mike Salitter, at the age of 83, sailed on his last voyage towards the spirit world. He battled cancer for close to two years. Those who knew him found a man of courage and grace. We lost a great husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.   

elevated KS5q2 Born in Koenigsburg, Germany on October 25, 1938, Mike studied at the Naval Academy in Flensburg, then enrolled with the Maritimes Academy at Hamburg.  At 28, Mike immigrated to Canada and was hired by Irving Oil Company settling in Nova Scotia. He then continued his education earning the designation Master Mariner by passing his examination in the United Kingdom, becoming captain of bulk carriers and tankers such as the Cape Breton and the Ontario Power. Throughout his career, he held different leadership roles working at Hull Corporation of Canada, Upper Lakes Shipping Company, Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, Sir Sandford Fleming College and McCloskey International.

elevated KS5q2 Mike is survived by his wife, Diana Chan-Salitter, his children, Michael Salitter, Heidi Salitter Morrow, Benjamin Salitter, his sister Sigrid, his step-children, Cecille Chan-Lim, Sandra Chan-Zoratti, Genevieve Chan-Aw, Alexander Chan, Aaron Chan, Kelly Cantin and Kerry DiPasquale, and his grandchildren, Alex, Cooper, Caitlin, Andre, Jayleen, Riley and Makayla.

elevated KS5q2 A visitation will be held Saturday April 9, 2022, from 10 am to 12 noon, followed by a mass at Holy Cross Funeral Home, 211 Langstaff Rd, E. Thornhill, Ontario. Family and friends are invited to attend the celebration of his life.

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