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BRIAN WILLIAM WESLEY BYRNE Age 69, died peacefully, with loving family at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre on March 11, 2017. Predeceased by his parents Clifford and Alice and brother David. Brian's wonderful sense of humour, extraordinary tenacity and profound love of life will be sorely missed by his brothers John Byrne (Nancy) of St. Catharines and Peter Byrne (Kathy) of Toronto. And the "world's ugliest dog", Brian's beloved Amos. Brian was the favourite uncle of Alison Rochon (Rick), Cameron Byrne (Michelle) and Andrew Byrne (Kristi) as well as Jackson and Christian Byrne and all their little ones who loved him so very much. The entire family wishes especially to thank Dr. Patricia Hose who treated Brian with great love and kindness these last few years. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada. All are welcome to a Celebration of Brian's Life to be held on April 1st at the Enoch Turner Schoolhouse, 106 Trinity Street in Toronto. A brief service will begin at 2 p.m. to be followed by refreshments.

Published in the Toronto Star on Mar. 23, 2017
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