VANWART, Elgin “Al” Benson  – (W.W. II Veteran – retired 37 year employee of TTC, member of Unity Lodge # 606, Murray Lodge # 408, Beaver Shrine Club and Orillia Shrine Club, Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 135, Beaverton) on Sunday, October 22, 2017.

Al Vanwart, formerly of Beaverton was the beloved husband, for over 71 years, of Jean A. C. (Coulter) Vanwart. Loved father of Marion Isabel Croft, Sandra Jean (Michael) Tully and William Douglas (Susan) Vanwart.

Survived by his grandchildren Ronald, Donald, Edward, Lauren (Samad), Kevin (Jennifer) and great-grandchildren Ayla, Cameron and Zahra. Brother of Shirley (late Ernest) Garbutt.

Family and friends will be received at the Mangan funeral Home, Beaverton on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 2 PM until time of memorial service at 2:30 PM. Interment, Beaverton.

If so desired, memorial donations in memory of Al to the Veterans Wing of Sunnybrook Hospital, would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Category: DURHAM Region, ON