John Aurthur, George ParrCallsign: VE3ITCDied: 2007 04 21
Parr,John Arthur George
Surrounded by his family at Trillium Hospital in Mississauga, Ontario on April 21, 2007, John Arthur George Parr passed away after a courageous battle with cancer, at the age of 76. Predeceased by his loving wife Beverley (1999). He was the loving father of David and his wife Zoe, John ,and Kathryn. Cherished and proud grandfather of Caitlin. Beloved partner of Barabara Chalovich. He was the dear brother of June(Colin) Kearns, Margaret (Bill) Madsen and predeceased by his sister Jean Smith, all from Australia . He leaves behind many cherished family and friends . John came from Australia in 1955 and contunied his career as a teacher, vice-principal, principal and was Head of the Audio Visual Department for the Hamilton Board of Education. John provided over 33 years of outstanding services to our schools. A private cremation and interment will be held at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. A Memorial Service to Celebrate John`s life will be held on Sunday May 13, 2007 at Michelangelo`s Banquet Centre, 1555 Upper Ottawa Street from 12pm to 3pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society designated for Lung Cancer Research would be appreciated.