ROBERT GERALD (JERRY) DAWN Gone home to be with God on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 5:00 a.m., Robert Gerald (Jerry) Dawn age 83. Son of the late Robert David and Mona Gertrude. Beloved husband of Helen. Caring father of Diane (the late Bruce), Murray, Richard (Kate), Laura (David) and Ann (Heiko). Grandfather of Dawn (Nick), Meaghan, Bethany, Allison, Darryl, Emily, Blair, James, Andrew, Grant and Amy. Oldest of six siblings: Norma, the late David, the late George, the late Bill and Jack (Pat). Beloved nephew of Hazel and Dorothy. Visitation will be held at the Thompson Funeral Home, 530 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora, 905-727-5421 on Monday, February 18 between 7 and 9 p.m. A Celebration of Life will be held at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 32 Mosley Street, Aurora on Tuesday, February 19 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to the Southlake Cancer Centre. The family would like to thank the staff of the 6th floor Medical Inpatient Ward at Southlake Hospital and also Jerry's homecare nurses, Muriel and Sandy. Online condolences and information at

Funeral Home

Thompson Funeral Home
530 Industrial Parkway South Aurora, ON L4G6W8
(905) 727-5421

Published in the Toronto Star on Feb. 17, 2013