TYMCHYSHEN, Dick - On Saturday, March 23, 2013, Dick Tymchyshen passed away peacefully at home with Fran and Katie by his side. Dick was in his 65th year and was diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer a few months prior. Dick attended University of Western Ontario in London where he graduated from Ivey School of Business in 1971, married Fran (nee Cohoe) and moved to Etobicoke. He worked several years as a Purchasing Agent with Goodyear Tire and then for 25 years with Canadian Gypsum Corporation as National Purchasing Manager. In 2009, Dick and Fran retired to Fort Erie. Dick is survived by his best buddy and wife Fran and by their beloved daughter Katie (Jim Sullivan), Moncton, NB. Predeceased in 2009 by their son Greg (Jen Wood) and parents Joe and Nellie Tymchyshen. Left to mourn are his sister Pat (Don) Clark, Duncan, BC and brother Allen (Shery), Thunder Bay, ON, his brother-in-law Al Cohoe (Rose) of Ottawa, many cousins, cousins-in- law, aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie, ON are entrusted with arrangements. Further details and complete obituary available at www.bennerfuneralservices.com

Published in the Toronto Star from Mar. 25 to Mar. 26, 2013