Peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at the age of 69. Beloved husband of Geneieve Dowson. Loving father of Kimberly and Karen and step father of Julia and Michael. Cherished grandfather of Kiara, Patrick, Mya, Jensen, Liam and Ethan. Michael is predeceased by his step son Dominic Caslin. As per his wishes, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at St. Raphael's Roman Catholic Church, 4072 New Street, Burlington on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 10a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 11a.m. Reception to follow. Urn interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Michael are asked to please consider the Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton Musician's Guild or a charity of choice.