LETASSEY, Jean (John) - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at Southlake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket, on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 74 years of age. Loving husband for 48 years of Patricia (nee Britton) of Montreal. Beloved father of Mark (Cecile) and Laura. Proud grandpa of Pamela. Survived by his sister Yvonne (Gaston) and predeceased by his sister Gilberte and parents Emile and Alice. John was born and raised in Normandy, France. He migrated to Canada in 1959 and was a longtime employee of Goodyear Tire in Mimico and co-proprietor of Rivercourt Kennels in Aurora. Friends and family may call at the Roadhouse & Rose Funeral Home, 157 Main Street S., Newmarket on Wednesday, December 5 from 4-7 p.m. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Grace Church, 15347 Yonge St., Aurora on Thursday, December 6 at 10 a.m. Interment will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery in Thornhill. Donations in memory of John can be made to the Alzheimer Society of York Region or Our Lady of Grace Building Fund. Online condolences may be made at www.roadhouseandrose.com
The Guest Book is expired.
Published in the Toronto Star on Dec. 4, 2012