Fri, 28 Aug 2015
John died suddenly last Thursday at the Argenteuil Hospital in Lachute.
He lived comfortably despite coping with cancer for 5 years. He will be mourned by his wife Beverley, his sons Jeffrey and Richard, their wives Laurel and Michelle, his grandchildren Sean, Chelsey and Libby and his twin brother Jim, his wife Claire and their children.
John graduated in medicine from McGill in 1957 and practiced pathology at the Montreal General Hospital.
He was proud of his part in establishing The Merle Peden Bursary for medical students.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to this fund at McGill University, 1430 Peel St, Montreal, H3A 3T3 or to Doctors Without Borders 1470 Peel St Rm. 220 Montreal H3A 1T1.
Visitation will be at The Mount Royal Cemetery Funeral Complex September 10, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral will be held on Friday, September 11 at 11 a.m.