Obituaries

Dr. Mehrangiz Afnan
B: 1937-10-30
D: 2018-08-13
View Details
Afnan, Dr. Mehrangiz
Joseph Johnston
B: 1929-12-06
D: 2018-08-12
View Details
Johnston, Joseph
Isabella Goldstone
B: 1922-12-26
D: 2018-08-11
View Details
Goldstone, Isabella
Denys Guertin
B: 1945-09-23
D: 2018-08-11
View Details
Guertin, Denys
Harold "Art" Griffiths
B: 1924-09-09
D: 2018-08-11
View Details
Griffiths, Harold "Art"
Mary Hutchinson
B: 1947-09-06
D: 2018-08-10
View Details
Hutchinson, Mary
Francesco Graziani
B: 1929-10-18
D: 2018-08-10
View Details
Graziani, Francesco
Isabel Sauer
B: 1934-05-09
D: 2018-08-10
View Details
Sauer, Isabel
Karen Nichols
B: 1955-06-26
D: 2018-08-09
View Details
Nichols, Karen
Neil MacDonald
B: 1927-08-29
D: 2018-08-09
View Details
MacDonald, Neil
Alfreda de la Perrelle
B: 1921-12-02
D: 2018-08-09
View Details
de la Perrelle, Alfreda
Charlene Nusca
B: 1946-04-28
D: 2018-08-08
View Details
Nusca, Charlene
Giuseppe Ciulla
B: 1935-02-22
D: 2018-08-08
View Details
Ciulla, Giuseppe
Efimija Djordjevic
B: 1936-12-03
D: 2018-08-08
View Details
Djordjevic, Efimija
Margaret Henry
B: 1920-01-22
D: 2018-08-07
View Details
Henry, Margaret
Frederick Burjaw
B: 1944-11-21
D: 2018-08-07
View Details
Burjaw, Frederick
Reita McCurry
B: 1925-08-06
D: 2018-08-07
View Details
McCurry, Reita
Keith Greig
B: 1946-03-11
D: 2018-08-07
View Details
Greig, Keith
Yvette Gaudreau
B: 1937-01-18
D: 2018-08-07
View Details
Gaudreau, Yvette
Peter Hubner
B: 1928-10-30
D: 2018-08-05
View Details
Hubner, Peter
Irene Town
B: 1927-03-14
D: 2018-08-04
View Details
Town, Irene

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
485 Brant Street
BURLINGTON, ON L7R 2G5
Phone: 905-632-3333
Fax: 905-632-3600

This Book of Memories memorial website is designed to be a permanent tribute paying tribute to the life and memory of Donald Spearin. It allows family and friends a place to re-visit, interact with each other, share and enhance this tribute for future generations. We are both pleased and proud to provide the Book of Memories to the families of our community.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Donald Spearin

Donald  Spearin
Passed away in Burlington on May 24, 2018 in his 78th year. Survived by Jean, his loving wife of 50 years with whom he shared many adventures. Devoted Dad and father-in-law to son Chris and his wife Margaret Blenkhorn and son Michael and his wife Donna Trembinski. Adored Papa of Devon and Clara. Dear brother to Ted and his wife Merrily and Sally Kure. Predeceased by his parents Charles and Eleanor and by his in-laws Bob and Clara Facey.

Don was born in Peterborough and moved to Hamilton where he attended Delta Collegiate. He graduated in 1962 from McMaster University in Honours English. Later in 1967, he received an MA in English from the University of Toronto. For several decades Don was a high school English teacher for the Hamilton Board of Education. He was a long-time member of both East Plains United Church and the Hamilton Men’s Teachers Choir. Don was an avid reader, gardener, and traveller.

Visitation at SMITH’S FUNERAL HOME, 1167 Guelph Line, BURLINGTON (905-632-3333), on Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service at East Plains United Church, 375 Plains Road East, BURLINGTON, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Don’s memory to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, East Plains United Church, or a charity of your choice.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos