elevated 0pYcs September 10, 1939 ~ December 4, 2021
elevated 0pYcs Visitation
Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6
elevated 0pYcs Thursday, December 9, 2021 from 2 – 4 & 6 – 8 pm
elevated 0pYcs Due to Covid-19 capacity restrictions, family and friends may have to wait to pay their respects during the visitation period. We are inviting family and friends for the visitation only to pay their respects, offer condolences and then kindly exit the building to allow for others to enter. Please ensure you have a mask and your vaccination certificate*
elevated 0pYcs Funeral Service – Private
Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 10:30 am
elevated 0pYcs Obituary
elevated 0pYcs Leo Bernard Chong passed away peacefully in Markham on December 4, 2021 at the age of 82. He has finally been reunited with his beloved wife Magzie, who passed in 1984.
elevated 0pYcs Leo was born in 1939 on the beautiful island of Jamaica where he met and married the love of his life.
elevated 0pYcs In 1970, Leo moved to Canada on his own to establish a home for his growing family. Magzie arrived the following year with their five young children in tow. The family further grew with the addition of two more a few years later. They moved to the beautiful town of Unionville in 1972, where Leo and his family planted strong roots in this community.
elevated 0pYcs Leo had a successful 35 year career with Royal SunAlliance Insurance managing national accounts. He worked hard to raise his family while never forgetting to live life. He had a kind and infectious smile, and there was always good food, good music, lots of laughter and a house filled with family and friends.
elevated 0pYcs He will be deeply missed by his 7 children, Sharon, Michelle, Heather (David), Paul, Gary, Gail (Billy) and Stacey (Dean); his 12 grandchildren, Vanessa (Nick), Katy (Daniel), Kevin (Andrea), Dani, Matthew, Sabrina (Chris), Christian, Mya, Jaslene, Quentin, Benjamin and Elizabeth; and his 3 beautiful great grandchildren, Belana, Malaki and Gerald.
elevated 0pYcs In lieu of flowers, the family welcomes donations to Wellspring Cancer Support Foundation