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Oshawa Funeral Home
847 King Street West
Oshawa, ON

GEORGE ELWOOD "WOODY" SPARROW Former Teacher and Department Head at Sir Oliver Mowat Collegiate in Scarborough Passed away suddenly at his home on Friday, January 4th, 2013 in his 69th year. Loving father of Jen MCFarlane (Mike) and the late Graham Sparrow. Proud Papa of Ella. Leaves behind his sister, Florene Sparrow and niece Debbi. Great-uncle to nephews Jamie and Joey. Visitation will be held at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King St. West (905-721-1234), on Tuesday, January 8th from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday, January 9th from 10 a.m. until time of service in the Chapel at 11 a.m. Interment Thornton Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Online condolences may be made at I had a lot of dreams once. Most of them never came true, but I'm still glad I had them.

Published in the Toronto Star on Jan. 7, 2013
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