Douglas Gordon SLATER

SLATER, Douglas Gordon - At Markham Stouffville Hospital on Sunday, April 21, 2013, Doug in his 92nd year beloved husband of the late Audrey (2010). Dear father of Brian (Nina). Loving grandfather of Noella and David (Sarah). Great-grandfather of William. Dear brother of Maryon Gordon (Lynn) and brother-in-law of Jean Ferguson (Doug). He will also be missed by many nieces and nephews. As president of Pickard Moving and Storage, he was very active in many industry associations. A longtime member of Kiwanis; he joined the Toronto Club in 1955 and later the North Toronto Club. Throughout his life he was an avid curler and golfer. The one constant in his life was Duplicate Bridge, he always looked forward to the next game. Longtime member of the Thornhill Country Club. In his later years he enjoyed life at Swan Lake and Amica. Visitation will be held at Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, 8911 Woodbine Ave. (4 lights north of Hwy. 7), Markham, 905-305-8508, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, 2013. A memorial service will be held in the chapel at 1 o'clock on Friday. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario, The Markham Stouffville Hospital or the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

Chapel Ridge Funeral Home
8911 Woodbine Avenue Markham, ON L3R 5G1
(905) 305-8508

Published in the Toronto Star from Apr. 23 to Apr. 24, 2013