Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 in his 78th year. Predeceased by his wife and son. Jack will be fondly remembered by his 9 children, 4 step-children, and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, & great-great grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Ridley Funeral Home, 3080 Lake Shore Blvd. W., (between Islington & Kipling Aves., 416-259-3705) on Saturday from 7:00 ~ 9:00 pm & Sunday from 10:00 ~ 12:00 pm. A Funeral Service will be held in the chapel at 12 noon. Cremation is to follow and a private family burial of ashes is to take place at a later date. Donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Messages of Condolences may be placed at www.RidleyFuneralHome.com.