Daniel James THORNTON
Died suddenly after a brief illness at North York General Hospital on February 12, 2017. Beloved husband for 13 years of Christopher White. Born on February 22, 1971 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island to Maureen Lemieux (nee Lawson) and Rene Lemieux. Survived by his three beloved dogs: Baby, Ace, Jinkx and cat Phern. Laird of Glencoe. Grew up in Rhode Island, then moved to Cleveland, Ohio and ultimately made Toronto his home. Graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Classical and Medieval Studies from Cleveland State University, in 1997. Masters in Classical Studies University of Toronto, 2000. Masters in Library Science and Information Technology from Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, 2007. Graduate Lecturer in the Classics Department at the University of Toronto. Accomplished chef, lover of musical theatre, lifelong student. Gave generously of his time and heart. Memorial contributions may be made to Canadian Chihuahua Rescue and Transport www.ccrt.net
Celebration of life to be held on Sunday, February 19th, from 12:00 – 6:00 p.m. at 208 Queen's Quay West (Waterclub Condo) at the second floor multi-purpose room.