VINCENT DEVITT Peacefully passed away on Saturday, March 15, 2014. Predeceased by wife Mary Anne. Survived by wife Patt. Beloved father to Nan (Pierre), Martha (Michael), Paula (Thom) and Mim (Paul). Proud grandfather to Joseph, Maeve, Oonagh, Daniel, Alex, Thomas, Vincent, Maggie, Martha, Hayley and Owen. Vince enjoyed a long career in journalism, reporting for the Globe and Mail, the Telegram and the Toronto Star before moving into government at Queen's Park. Family and friends will be received at the SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Road, Toronto on Tuesday, March 18th, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Mass at St. John's Roman Catholic Church, 794 Kingston Road. Private cremation to follow. In memoriam, donations may be made to the Vincent J. Devitt Memorial Award in the School of Journalism at Ryerson University: 416-979-5000 ext. 7644 or

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Sherrin Funeral Home, Ltd - Toronto
873 Kingston Rd  Toronto, ON M4E 1S4
(416) 698-2861

Published in the Toronto Star on Mar. 17, 2014