Dimitry passed away suddenly but peacefully on February 13, 2013 at the age of 88. Born in the Ukraine, he came to Canada in 1954 with his beloved wife Nina who passed away in 1978. He will be deeply missed by his daughter Valentina Cesaratto (Roberto), his son Bill (Cathy), his dear companion of thirty- four years Vera Hyland and her son George (Linda). He will be fondly remembered by his grandchildren Sasha, Nina, Douglas and John, great-grandson Roman, Vera's grandchildren Angela, Stephen and Rachel, great- grandchildren Alexander and Juliana, and his remaining brother Kuzma (Nadia). The family would like to thank the staff at St. Joseph's Manor and Montfort Hospital for their care and assistance. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at
Kelly Funeral Home - Carling Chapel
2313 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K2B 7G3
with a reception following. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa. www.kellyfh.ca.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Feb. 20, 2013