RACKI, George - Peacefully, surrounded by his family on Sunday, September 4, 2016 in his 86th year.
Beloved husband of Donna. Loved father of Christine Lei (Kevin), Steven (Uta), and Kathleen Pogorzelec (John). Loving grandpa of Kevin, Natassia, Michael, Nina, and Dion.
Predeceased by his sister Anna Racki.
George was born in Blind River, Ontario and spent his formative years in Kirkland Lake. He broke the Kirkland Lake High School basketball record for most points scored in a single game. He was an avid sports fan and devoted many hours teaching youth how to play hockey, basketball and baseball.
The family would like to thank all of the doctors, nurses, and the healthcare team on the CTU at St. Joseph's Hospital, particularly for their patience during this difficult time.
Friends may call at Truscott, Brown & Dwyer Funeral Chapel, on Wednesday, September 7 from 2 pm to 4 pm and 7 pm to 9 pm.
A Funeral Mass will be held at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church (King Street East at Edgemont) on Thursday, September 8 at 11 am. Interment to follow.