BURROWS, Elgin 'Buzz' - Peacefully, on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at the Oakville - Trafalgar Memorial Hospital. Buzz, in his 92nd year.
Beloved husband of Jane for 60 years.
Loving father of Barbara and Carolyn and her husband John MacColl. Proud grandpa of Spencer, Mitchell and MacKenzie.
Dear brother of Noreen Jones.
Buzz will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends will be received at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, Georgetown, on Thursday, September 15th from 11:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service there at 12:00 noon.
In memory contributions to Cancer Assistance Services of Halton Hills or Georgetown Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.
On Monday, April 25, 2016, 'Gus', surrounded by his family, passed away peacefully in his 92nd year. He was born in Loughrea, County Galway, Ireland in 1924. He flew in World War II with the RAF and immigrated to Canada in 1946. As one of twelve children, he is survived by his sister Eileen Hickey. Devoted husband to Dr. Vera Solowska for 60 years. Loving father of Helen (Marc Carere), Tom (Anne) and Peg (Tom Best). He will be greatly missed by his grandchildren Matthew, Emily, Andrew, Dominique, Luke, Jeff, Richard, Melanie, Amy, Colin, Jenna and his great-grandchildren Anna Bella, Sophia, Cosmo and Kiana. He was always a mentor and loving advisor to his children, their peers and his grandchildren. On May 2nd, friends may visit at Mount Pleasant Funeral Centre, 375 Mount Pleasant Rd. (East Gate entrance) from 10-11 a.m., followed by a memorial service in the Chapel at 11 a.m - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/thestar/obituary.aspx?n=andrew-duane&pid=179788240&fhid=17702#sthash.yZVARBov.dpuf