Salvatore Turchiaro passed away peacfully at home on January 3rd, 2018 at the age of 81 surrounded by his loved ones.
Devoted husband of Marion for 50 years. Cherished by his children, Dean (Sherry), Neal (Tivin) and Marcel (Patricia). Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, Justine, Aria, Gabrielle, Brigitte, Dante, Elliot and Elias. Loved by his nephews, Tony, Frank, Dave, Nick and niece Nancy. He will be remembered as a kind and good man that put his family above all else; a loving father that gave his children everything they needed to grow and set the example for them to live by; a grandfather that sparkled in the presence of his grandchildren, surrounding them with a gentle tenderness; a dear husband; and, a respected leader who was always humble and fair. He will be greatly missed but never forgotten as he left his heartfelt imprint on all those that were a part of his life.
He always had a special place in his heart for Dora, who loved him like her own dad.
The family would like to extend their gratitude for the faithful care and compassion provided by Helen, Stephanie, Sheila and Iya.
Memorial donations may be made to Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre - Odette Cancer Centre.
Dad, Sam, Nonno, Zio, Salvatore; we love you and we will miss you. God keep you in his hands.
This obituary was lovingly crafted by his family.
The family has asked that donations be made to the Odette Cancer Centre at Sunnbrooke Hospital. When placing an online donation, please ensure your provide "Care of the Odette Cancer Centre" in the extra information section of the donation website. Should you have any questions, please contact the funeral home at (416) 747-731
Arrangements entrusted to Bernardo Funeral Homes.