CONLON, Russell James - With great sadness the family announces the passing of Russ on December 10, 2012 in his 86th year. Loving father to Kevin, Marny and Melissa "Miss". Cherished by his long-term partner Bev and her family. Devoted grandfather to Michelle, William, Emma, Samantha, Kate and Quinn. Fondly remembered by his numerous nieces and nephews and the Sullivan clan. Russ was an avid Blue Jays fan and known for his sharp sense of humour and keen wit, second only to the love he gave to those dear to him. Predeceased by his mother Velma Conlon and his sister Barbara Hunter. All may gather at MCDougall & Brown Funeral Home (Scarborough Chapel), 2900 Kingston Rd., 416-267-4656, on Saturday, December 15th from 10-11 a.m for a memorial visitation. Service immediately following. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Russ' memory would be preferred.