We are saddened to announce the sudden passing of Mel, 85 years young on Wednesday, May, 30th, 2018. He will be fondly remembered and forever mourned by his wife of 63 years, June, and his 4 children: Jane (Andy Sparks), Susan (Stephen Oles), Michael (Lisa Gordon), David and grandchildren: Ben, Kate, Sarah Sparks, Chris, Matt, Leslie Oles, Hannah and Ella Reece.
He was a remarkable man, teacher, coach and traveler who lived life to the fullest, traveling to Provence and Alberta just weeks before his untimely passing. He loved his children and his grand kids. He was a kind, caring and inspirational role model.
At Mel’s request there will be no funeral. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: WIAIH- West Island Association for the Intellectually Handicapped. (Cheque can be mailed to: 111 Donegani, Pointe Claire (QC) H9R 2W3).
Arrangements entrusted to Voluntas (voluntas.ca | 514-695-7979).