Obituaries & Death Notices
BASBAUM, Melvyn (Mel)
Published:Jun 03, 2017
Event Date:May 29, 2017
BASBAUM, Melvyn (Mel) November 1, 1942 - May 29, 2017 Passed away suddenly on May 29 in his 75th year. He will be missed by his wife Judy, son Cory (Takako Kitagawa), daughter Brett (Tim Harms) and granddaughters Kyla and May. Mel spent most of his career as a social worker with Hamilton Health Sciences Corporation and continued working after retiring from HHSC in private practice and as an Employee Assistance Counsellor. Throughout his life, Mel was also very active as a volunteer with many community organizations, committees and boards. A drop-in memorial gathering will take place on Sunday, June 25 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. at Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre, 100 King Street East in Dundas (additional parking at The Air Force Club). In lieu of flowers, donations to the Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation or The Good Food Box Program c/o Grace Lutheran Church in Hamilton would be appreciated by the family. Memories, photos and condolences may be left at www.circleoflifecbc.com
Category: Obituaries & Death Notices
Newspaper(s): Hamilton Spectator
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