It is with great sadness that the family of Edsel Dakin, announce his passing on Thursday, August 24, 2017. Edsel was the cherished husband for 64 years, of the late Mary Dakin (nee Sukovity). Loving Father of daughters Carol (Douglas) Bolton, Deborah (Orville) Jones, and Darlene Alberico. Loving Grandpa to Jeffrey, Jarred, Laura and Kyra, and great Grandpa to baby Xavier. A loving brother to Lorraine Marshall, Winona Doucet, the late Sheila Lombard, all of Nova Scotia, and Milton Dakin of Bowmanville Ontario. A wonderful brother-in-law to Hilda (Danny) McGuire, and the late Gerry (Michael) Komisar. He will be missed by his many nieces and nephews. A special thanks to the Nurses and PSW's for their compassionate care. A Funeral Service will be held at SMITHS FUNERAL HOME, 1167 Guelph Line Burlington (one stop light north of the QEW). Please call the Funeral Home for Service date and time. For those who wish, a donation in memory of Edsel may be made to The MD Society of Canada.