National Post (Latest Edition) : 2021-01-05

SPORTS : 14 : A14


Sports CLASSIFIED A14 AS14 Tuesday, January 5, 2021 NATIONAL POST nationalpo­ NATIONAL POST, Tuesday , January 5, 2021 THE NATIONAL POST NOTES THE FOLLOWING OBITUARIES IN TODAY’S PAPER. To view a notice online, share your memories or express condolence­s, go to: nationalpo­­g BESSERER, George Notices may not appear alphabetic­ally due to space requiremen­ts. BESSERER, George Joseph July 13, 1942 – December 21, 2020 Dr. George Joseph Besserer passed away peacefully in his sleep at his home December 21, 2020 at the age of 78 years. He will be greatly missed by his loving wife of 33 years Judy; his sons, Michael (Lisa), Daniel (Lorrie), Matthew (Marlo); and his grandchild­ren, Ethan, Mackenzie, Jared and Teresa. George was born in Dauphin, MB to Raymond and Anne Besserer and raised in Ottawa with his brother Clifford. His aunt Mary Marchuk was very special to George. He met his first wife of 17 years, Starleen in Ottawa. After receiving two degrees from Queen’s University he moved to Edmonton, earning one of the first Phds in Petroleum Engineerin­g from the University of Alberta. This led to a thirty year career in the Oil industry, working and teaching in Calgary and internatio­nally. George loved to spend time in the mountains and on the beaches of Hawaii. His passion and zest for life will be missed by those who loved him. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada. SUNDAY PASTERNAK , Lyusya Private Family Service ASKENASI, Fortuna (Mazal) Private Family Service MONDAY KRIGSTIN, Thelma Family Service. TUESDAY MONDAY SLATER, Robert Family Service. GORA, Eva Family Service. PESCHANSKI , Maya Private Family Service GREEN, Tanya Private Family Service SHIVA TUESDAY BAYNE, Ruth Family Shiva SHEMILOV , Amsu Private Family Service See for any specified shiva times SHIVA OBSERVANCE­S Benjamin’s Landmark Monuments Yad Vashem at Landmark 3429 Bathurst St. (416) 780-0635 KIRSHENBAU­M , Frances Private Shiva GERRING, Paull Private Shiva WITZ, Rodney Wayne Private Shiva FINKELSTEI­N , Jeffrey Private Shiva DAYAN, James Private Shiva PASTERNAK , Lyusya Private Shiva ASKENASI, Fortuna (Mazal) Private Shiva PESCHANSKI , Maya Private Shiva GREEN, Tanya Private Shiva 2401 Steeles Avenue West Telephone (416) 663-9060 see www.hebrewbasi­ for shiva times 350 Steeles Avenue West 905-881-6003 416-733-2000 Hebrew Basic Burial 416-780-0596