JOSEPH IRVINE August 31, 1924 - September 5, 2013 Passed away peacefully at Sunnybrook Veterans Centre at the age of 89. Ex-husband of Alice Stewart; father of Joseph, Michael, Patrick, Paul, Kelly, Kevin, Jacqueline and Casey; beloved grandfather. WWII Veteran, RCAF, baseball coach, former scout NY Yankees and NY Mets, former CFRB road reporter, drummer, boxer. Sincere thanks to Sunnybrook Veterans Centre's doctors, nurses and caregivers for their unwavering kindness and compassion in Dad's final years. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Sunnybrook Foundation "Veterans Comfort Fund". Visitation from 12-1 p.m. on Saturday, September 21, 2013 with a memorial service to follow at 1 p.m. at the MCDougall and Brown Funeral Home, 2900 Kingston Rd., 416-267-4656. Following the service, a reception will be held in the Arbor lounge of the funeral home. For more information go to:

Funeral Home

2900 KINGSTON RD  Scarborough, ON M1M 1N5
(416) 267-4656

Published in the Toronto Star on Sept. 14, 2013