Obituaries & Death Notices
WILSON, John Roger
Published:Aug 26, 2019
Event Date:Aug 17, 2019
WILSON, John Roger December 28, 1940 - August 17, 2019 Whimsical, mischievous, curious, creative, funny, witty, loyal, kind, strong, determined, worldly, stylish, passionate, analytical, Brilliant. Scholar, philosopher, linguist, visionary, writer, story-teller, photographer, epicurean, wine-lover, Mac addict, pianist, composer, playwright, collector, world-traveller, adventurer, canoeist, leader, mentor. Beloved brother, husband, father, friend. John grew up in Leaside, went to Trinity College School, then graduated from Glendon College with an MBA. He married and traveled around the world before he moved to Stouffville, where he lived with his wife Susanne for 45 years. Professionally, he wrote social services policy for the Provincial government prior to becoming the administrator of Unionville Home Society. When he retired, he chaired committees, pursued his endless hobbies, played piano, cottaged, enjoyed theater, listened to jazz and drank lattes with his daughters Erin and Sarah. A celebration of John's life will occur later in the year. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to a charity close to your heart.
Category: Obituaries & Death Notices
Newspaper(s): Aurora Banner, Georgina Advocate, King Connection, Markham Economist & Sun, Newmarket Era, Richmond Hill Liberal, Stouffville Sun-Tribune, Thornhill Liberal, Vaughan Citizen, East Gwillimbury Express
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