MARKOV, Milan – Peacefully, with courage and dignity, at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Ellen Markov (nee Obarevich) for 48 years. Loving father of John (Lisa). Cherished grandfather of Greg, Tristan and Acacia. Dear brother of the late Ljubomir (Jelica), Ivan (Milka) and the late Slavko (Smiljka). Brother-in-law of Julian (Berte), the late Joyce (Roman), Jane (the late Mike) and Irene (Mike). Survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Jovan and Milica Markov. Emigrating from Yugoslavia in 1961 as a master shoemaker Milan owned and operated Continental Shoe Salon on Main Street for 24 years. An avid golfer in his retirement, he will be missed by his fellow golfers, neighbours and friends.
Milan’s family will receive friends at MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME 5917 Main Street, on Friday May 2nd from 10-11 o’clock followed by a service in the chapel. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery. For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to Hospice Simcoe or the SCGH Foundation.