Peter Thomas Donaldson

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Obituary

PETER THOMAS DONALDSON October 29, 1953 - January 8, 2011 Peter died quietly at Princess Margaret Hospital, his wife and daughters at his side. Peter was the adored husband of Sheila McCarthy and loving father of Mackenzie, Drew and honorary daughter Martha. Devoted brother to Dan Donaldson and sister Victoria Warwick. Predeceased by his mother Betty and father Norman Donaldson. Peter was a beloved uncle, friend and mentor as well as an inspiration to the acting community. His family would like to thank Dr. Shepherd, Dr. Brade, Dr. Bryson, nurses Gerry and Massey, the PMH chemo daycare and palliative care angels, the emergency staff at the Toronto General Hospital and everyone who was involved in his care over the past 2 years. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Princess Margaret Hospital would be appreciated. Friends and family are invited to a celebration of Peter's life in Toronto to be announced. A second celebration will be held in the spring at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival.

Published in the Toronto Star from Jan. 12 to Jan. 15, 2011
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