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elevated zQ6fI July 2, 1942 ~ April 30, 2019

elevated zQ6fI Funeral Service
Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.

elevated zQ6fI Catholic Cremation Services   
6933 Tomken Rd, Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1N4

elevated zQ6fI Interment
Assumption Catholic Cemetery
6933 Tomken Rd, Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1N4

elevated zQ6fI In lieu of flowers donations may be made to
Odette Cancer Centre

elevated zQ6fI Obituary
GAVIN, DONAL JOSEPH

elevated zQ6fI Passed away peacefully, after a valiant fight with cancer, on Tuesday, April 30th, 2019 at the age of 76.

elevated zQ6fI Donal was born in Dublin, Ireland, son of Joseph Gavin and Elizabeth Gavin (Butler) but was a self proclaimed Canadian, as he arrived in Toronto in 1967.

elevated zQ6fI Predeceased by Nicole Gavin (Emond) from Sudbury, where Donal met her and his extended French family, Donal loved his Sudbury family dearly

elevated zQ6fI Proud Father of Seana Gavin (Shane Davies) and Tara Gavin (John Gillmore) and cherished ‘Grandad’ to Liam and Brendan Gillmore and Nicole, Cassidy, and Keenan Davies.

elevated zQ6fI Loving brother of Maura MacNamara, who lives in County Roscommon, Ireland

elevated zQ6fI Donal will be missed by his larger extended family, friends, neighbours and tenants.

elevated zQ6fI Donal will be remembered for his passion and accomplishment in Ballroom Dancing, his strength and stewardship related to his properties and tenants, and the utter Joy of watching his grandchildren in their activities around the Hockey Rink, figure skating, soccer and attending many Irish Dance Competitions. 

elevated zQ6fI Family and Friends will be received at Catholic Cemeteries & Funeral Services, 6933 Tomken Road, Mississauga, On (410/ Derry Road) Saturday, May 4th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m., a Catholic Service will then be followed by Interment at Assumption Cemetery of the same address

elevated zQ6fI Tara, Seana and the family would like to thank all the Staff related to the care that their Dad received at the Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, as well as special thanks to both Sylvia Chabikwa and Heather Gordon for the personal care they supplied for Donal while at Home in Hospice setting.

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