SALMERS, Orest Lew - (10/19/1933 - 2/10/2018) -
Passed away on Saturday February 10, 2018 at Lakeridge Hospital - Oshawa Site, at the age of 84.
Beloved husband of Harriet (nee Bohoniuk) and cherished father of Andrew (Elaine), Chris (Louisa), Nadine (Chris) and Rob.
Devoted Gigi of Tanya (Rastko), Elana, Natasha, Meaghan, Jenna and Kyle.
A longtime pharmacist at Central Pharmacy Oshawa, Westmount Kiwanis Oshawa member, choreographer of The Salemka Dancers and Choir Director, Kiev Pavilion Oshawa, founding director of Deoheako Support Network, founding member of The Oshawa Folk Arts Council and founding member of The Kiwanis Music Festival Oshawa.
Orest was a diehard Leafs fan and a well-rounded sports enthusiast. He will be greatly missed by all his extended family and many friends.
Visitation to take place at McEachnie Funeral Home, 28 Old Kingston Road in Ajax on Wednesday February 14th from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm. Funeral Service to take place at the funeral home chapel on Thursday February 15th at 11 am with the burial to follow at Mount Lawn Cemetery.
Donations may be made to The Deohaeko Support Network and you can find more information at www.deohaeko.ca or to The Lakeridge Health Home Dialysis Unit, Whitby at www.lakeridgehealth.on.ca, and please make it to The Home Dialysis Unit in Whitby at 300 Gordon Street L1N 5T2.