PLATIS, Christos - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 3, 2016 at the age of 82.
Loving husband of Carol.
Beloved father of Jim (Anna), Gus (Mary) and Peter (Sacha). Cherished grandfather of Thalia, Christos, Christos, Theo and Thanos.
Christos will also be fondly remembered by his many other relatives, friends and customers.
Family and friends will be received at Heritage Funeral Centre, 50 Overlea Blvd., on Wednesday, September 7th from 5-9 p.m.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, September 8th at ST. DEMETRIOS GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH, 30 Thorncliffe Park Drive, at 11:30 a.m.
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