Stephen Glen Datchler

14 October, 196426 March, 2021

Stephen Glen Datchler, 56, was born in Toronto on October 14, 1964 and passed away March 26, 2021. Stephen is survived by his mother Dale, his best friend Karen, his sisters Karen, Christine, and Donna, his brothers Danny, and Michael, his son Joshua, his daughter Jenna, his granddaughter Jerzie, and many nieces and nephews. Stephen is predeceased by his father Gary, and his brother Gary Jr.

He was known for his love of sports, and he was especially fond of hockey, wrestling, baseball, and basketball. He was a die-hard Toronto Maple Leafs fan until his last day.

Stephen was a very courageous and strong man, often being referred to as the strongest man people knew. He loved his family, and his granddaughter Jerzie was his whole world. He will be deeply missed.


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MargaretQuilty Quilty

30 March 2021

Jenna, Jerzie, Karen and Josh, I am so sorry to hear of Steves passing. I know this is such a sad time for you all right now. I hope you all c an take some comfort in his strength and the memories you have created.

Love Aunt Marg

Karen Gagnon

30 March 2021

Steven you where my best friend for over 40 years and I loved you like a brother.. I am truly heartbroken that I cannot be there to say goodbye, but we will meet again. Rest easy my friend. Love you..

Sheri Watts

29 March 2021

Just want to say sorry for your loss

Pat Hughes

29 March 2021

Stephen, you will be truly missed by all who knew you. I never seen a man who had lost his legs and never gave up eventhough the pain you endured. My condolences to all family and friends, asking all to give strength in memory of you.
Until we meet again my friend,

Karen Richards

29 March 2021

My deepest condolences to Karen, Jenna, Josh and the family for their loss. Steve was a happy go lucky guy and will be missed❤️

Danny Kelly

29 March 2021

I’m so sorry for your loss 🙏🏼

Sharon McHugh

29 March 2021

To Josh,Jenna,Jerzie & all Steve's family members,to Karen,Dave & Karen please accept my sincere sympathy at this very hard time in your lives,you are all in my thought's & prayers.Keep your chin up he would want that. Auntie Sharon

January Fraser

29 March 2021

Just wanted to say on behalf of my parents, Earl & Joan Fraser and myself that we are all deeply sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all for these difficult times. May he rest in the arms of God and be guided with peace and calm.

Angie Elford

29 March 2021

Karen, Jenna, Josh and Jerzie, I am so sorry for your loss. When I think of Steve, I always remember how much he adored his family. I have no doubt that Jerzie was his little princess. Our condolences to you all. Love and hugs.

Glenn Boland

29 March 2021

My deepest sympathy for your loss Words fail to express my deep sorrow for you all losing Steve. My heart goes out to each and everyone off your family. Please know that I am with you, I'm only a phone call away. Sharing in your sadness as you remember your lost loved one.
I can honestly imagine what you’re going through. Just know that I’m here to listen.
It’s OK not to be OK right now.
This is one of the most difficult things you can experience. I’m so sorry. Jenna , your the strength and your nanny the glue. You will carry your mom brother and your beautiful daughter through as your Dad carries you. I love you. Your friend Glenn

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