Albert (Tookie) MUSSATTO

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MUSSATTO, Albert (Tookie) August 22, 1932 - November 17, 2013 . Born in Kelowna BC, Tookie spent his career with BC Rail before finding his passion in life of making tin airplanes. He transferred to North Vancouver in his twenties where he met and married his wife of 54 years Eileen (Dale). Tookie loved the North Shore and loved his family and friends. He was a Grand Knight in the Knights of Columbus and was very active in St Edmunds Parish. Tooky courageously battled Alzheimer's disease the last 4 years of his life and leaves behind his wife Eileen, brothers Eddy (Ursula) Martin, John (Marie) Mussatto and sister Marge (Victor) Nadin of Trail BC. Tookie also leaves his 2 sons Darrell and Gary (Misti) Mussatto, 2 grand daughters Briana and Alana Mussatto and many loved nieces and nephews. A funeral will be held at 11am, Wednesday November 27th, 2013 at St. Edmunds Parish, 545 Mahon Ave, North Vancouver, BC. His memory lives on as the inspiration for 'Kooky Tooky' of the Toy Jungle.

Published in The North Shore News from Nov. 22 to Nov. 24, 2013