JACK MARSHALL

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  • "So sad to learn of Jack's passing. We have many great..."
    - Joe & Katie McGlynn
  • "Dear Dad May you be resting and at peace with Mom. I do..."
    - Krista Marshall
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MARSHALL, JACK Passed away peacefully July 6, 2018 at Sunnybrook Veterans Hospital in his 95th year. Predeceased by his loving wife Mary Gray of 67 years. Survived by his daughters Donna Marie Ballantyne of Mississauga, Krista Marshall of Toronto, nephew Kerry Marshall of Texas and granddaughter Emily Marshall Pepper of California. Kim Humble Caregiver, Tobermory. Jack was a WWII veteran serving in the Canadian Air Force from 1942-1946 where he met his wife Mary. After the War he brought Mary to Canada and attended Ryerson and obtained a Degree in Photography. He became a well known Photo Journalist for The Toronto Telegram, Federal News Photos, Toronto Star and became the Head Photographer for the Star Weekly for 25 years and later running Jack Marshall Ltd. Photography for 50 years. He had a fabulous Photo Journalism career from covering Royal Tours, Feature News Stories for the Star from 1955-1995. Jack and Mary retired in Meaford, Ontario at "Graymar Farm or Bellie Acres" the house that Jack and Mary built. Jack enjoyed the golf course he built with Mary and was an avid skier and fisherman. Jack worked hard and had a great career and had a great family life and will be sadly missed by all who knew him. A Celebration of Life is to be determined. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to Sunnybrook Veterans Hospital, Operation Smile or a charity of choice. The Family wishes to thank Dr. Deb Selby and all of the K2W Health Care Staff, for all their professional care and kindness.
Published in the Toronto Star on July 12, 2018
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