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  • "Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the Halko family..."
    - Eric & Susanne Tappenden
  • "Lech was my boss in the Canadian Public Service for many..."
  • "You will always live on in our thoughts. Thank you for all..."
    - Sapa Family
  • "We haven't known Lech, till two years ago.He touched our..."
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    - Heather Beevor
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HALKO, Lech - August 25, 1925 - June 22, 2015 It is with deep sadness that we announce that a wonderful man, incredible father and loving husband, war hero, teacher, artist, musician, friend and fantastic role model has passed away. Lech "Cyganiewicz" Halko (DiplArch, MRAIC, RSW) passed away the morning of June 22, 2015 at Seven Oaks longterm care home in Scarborough, Ontario. Born in Warsaw, Poland, August 25 1925. Served with the Polish Underground and AK (Home Army) in WWII, beginning with the Warsaw Uprising. Beloved husband of 64 years to Olenka. Loving father of Elizabeth (Ian), Tad (Laura) and Adam (Janice); grandfather to Robert (Larissa), Jaclyn (Jon), Ethan and Claire (Dan); great- grandfather to Anastasia and Amelia. Loved and respected uncle to Christopher, Jolanta and Daria, Victor and Lidia; great-uncle to many. Predeceased by brother Zbigniew and sister Jasiula. He is now with God and Jesus, in a much better place. We will love you forever and miss you always. Heartfelt thanks to his caregivers at Seven Oaks. Visitation will be at Paul O'Connor Funeral Home, 1939 Lawrence Ave. E., Scarborough, ON, Friday, June 26th from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel at Paul O'Connor Funeral Home on Saturday, June 27th at 1 p.m. Cremation and private family interment will follow at a later date.

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Paul O'Connor Funeral Home
1939 Lawrence Avenue East
Scarborough, ON M1R 2Y8
(416) 751-7890
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Published in the Toronto Star from June 25 to June 27, 2015
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