It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Saad Hanna on March 3, 2013 at the Ottawa General Hospital with family by his side. Loving husband of Ehsan and cherished father of Micheline and Mona. Lovingly remembered by his brothers Mourad and Youssef, his sister Horia and her husband Shafik, his nephews and nieces as well as other family members and friends in Canada, Egypt and abroad. With graciousness and generosity, Saad dedicated his life to family, friends, and community, continuing to inspire us to be our better selves. Saad will be greatly missed by all those whose lives he touched. Friends and family are invited to pay their respects at a funeral service to be held at St. Mary's Coptic Orthodox Church, 1 Canfield Road, Ottawa on Thursday March 7, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. For those wishing, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made to


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Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Mar. 6, 2013