TISDALL, John "Jack" Wallace Tisdall - OCTOBER 30, 1918 – JUNE 28, 2022
Age 103, of Oshawa, Ontario passed away on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 with his family by his side.
Jack was born in Edmonton, Alberta on October 30, 1918.
He was raised by his parents, Ethel and Stan, along with his 2 siblings: Gerry and Eileen.
Jack was a great hockey player as a young man.
He was known as Jack “Regina” Tisdall and he came to Oshawa when he was 20 years old.
He played for the “Oshawa G-men Seniors” (now known as the Oshawa Generals) and also for the Peoples Credit Jewelers in Toronto.
Jack also served his country as a young man, in World War II he was in the army and served for 2 years overseas.
He was one of the few Veterans living at Hillsdale Estates. Jack was married to Edna and they had two children together: Joan who lives in Lagoon City and Janna (deceased). The family grew over the years to add 3 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren, however, Jack lost Edna some time ago.
He later remarried, Kaye in August of 2000 at the age of 81.
Kaye lives in Toronto now. Jack worked at General Motors in the Oshawa office for 42 years.
He is also a member of Kingsview United Church in Oshawa and used to be a Florida snowbird after retirement when he travelled to Clearwater for 30 years.
Jack always enjoyed watching sports, particularly hockey! A service for John will be held Monday, July 4, 2022 from 11:30 AM at the OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West. Visitation will be one hour prior to service.
A burial will occur Monday, July 4, 2022 at 11:30 AM at Mount Lawn Cemetery, 21 Garrard Road. A funeral service will occur Monday, July 4, 2022.
Memorial donations to the CHARITY of your choice would be appreciated.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at oshawafuneralservices.com for the Tisdall family.