SHAPIRO, Paul Henry - After a lengthy and courageous battle with illness. Cherished husband and soul mate of Carol for 47 years. Beloved father of Deborah and Brett, Jennifer and Richard. Naomi and Andrew. Elated Zaydie to his "chicklets": Daniel, Ethan, Ellie, Aaron and Jonathan. Son of the late Dr. Louis and Sarah "Babe" Shapiro (nee Issenman) of Montreal, and Alice Herschman. Brother to Peter and Avi Shapiro of Montreal. Brother-in-law and life-long friend to Peter and Pat Herschman, Susan and Peter Pivko. Paul was known for his incredible intellect, his commitment to the practice of law, and his absolute adoration of his "girls." He confronted his challenges with grace, determination and deep inner strength, which has inspired all who knew him. He will forever be in our hearts and thoughts. Funeral will be held at Steeles Memorial Chapel on Sunday, November 11th at 2 p.m. Shiva will be held at 50 Balsamwood Road from 1-4 and 7-9 p.m. daily. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to support Transplant Research at the Toronto Hospital Foundation, 416-340-4800 ext. 3935, or The Salvation Army Prison Fund, 1-800-725-2769.
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Published in the Toronto Star on Nov. 10, 2012