February 23, 1928 – September 2, 2019
John was born in 1928 in Thessaloniki, Greece. As a young man he emigrated to Canada to start a new life. John eventually settled in as a restauranteur in Toronto. During his working years John owned several restaurants and was featured in the news as an up and coming Chef, and was honoured to host a former prime minster at one of his restaurants.
John Married Irene Border and they had 3 children. Sophie, Johanne and Irene. He is survived by Johanne and Irene.
Opinionated, charming and lively, John was a force to be reckoned with, and loved a good conversation about current affairs. He had a true passion for the stock market and gardening. John died peacefully on Sept 2nd 2019, surrounded by his family after a long fight with Alzheimer’s.
He will always be remembered by all who knew him.
- Alzheimer Society Canada
- Visitation Thursday, September 5, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, September 6, 2019
- Burial at Pine Hills Cemetery Friday, September 6, 2019
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September 4, 2019
I'm sorry to hear about your loss. May the God of all comfort be with your family during this difficult time.