24319 KishKISH, Michael (Mike) Sr….

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our father Michael (Mike) Kish Sr. in his 92nd year at Parkwood Hospital on Thursday, November 28th, 2013. Predeceased by his wife Kathleen (Kay) Kish on October 31st, 2013.  Mike leaves behind his daughter Cathie (Perry) Kish, son Michael (Larysa) Kish Jr. Cherished grandfather of Jill (Brett) Kish. Dear brother of Rose (Gar) McCrae of Chatham. Predeceased by his parents Anna and Mihaly Kish, twin brothers Joseph & John Kish and infant sister Klarya. Mike joined the army in 1941, at Windsor, Ontario age 19 and entered WWII with the 48th Highlanders. Mike saw action in Northern Africa and Monte Cassino, Italy where he was seriously wounded multiple times. Captured by German soldiers he was hospitalized and later became a POW until the war ended and he was liberated in 1945. The family would like to Thank the 4th floor Veterans Care and 5th floor Palliative Care at Parkwood Hospital for their care and kindness to our father.  In accordance with Mike’s wishes cremation has taken place. A celebration of our Father life will be announced at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice. A. MILLARD GEORGE FUNERAL HOME entrusted with arrangements (519-433-5184). Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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