GILMOUR, John Travers (Jack) - Passed away after a brief illness on January 25, 2019 in his 84th year.
Beloved friend and husband of Ruth (née Garrett).
Loving dad to Richard (Kristen), Alison (Gary) and Doug (Erin).
Adoring Poppa to Bryn, Kyla, Raegan, Lianne, Griffin, Mark, Travers and Garrett. He will be missed by his brother-in-law, Murray (Jane), and his nieces and nephews.
Jack became a dentist in 1960 and after two years in public health he started his own dental practice in Whitby, Ontario.
For 37 years he provided kind, patient-centred care to hundreds of families.
In retirement he and Ruth moved to Minden, Ontario where he enjoyed many hours with his grandchildren on Boshkung Lake.
He had a phenomenal garden and enjoyed reading, playing bridge and debating politics. His family is heartbroken at their loss.
A service will take place on Tuesday January 29th, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Jubilee United Church, 40 Underhill Drive, North York. Visitation prior to service at 1:00 pm with a reception immediately following the service.
Donations to Canadian Cancer Society, Salvation Army Canada or the charity of your choice.