ALLAIRE, Grant Joseph - Peacefully and surrounded by the love of his wife and daughter, Grant passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the age of 82.
Beloved husband of 43 years to Carol (nee Ansell). Proud and loving father of Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault and adoring father-in-law of Dylan Perrault.
Cherished grandfather of Nolan and Everett. Best friend to the family dog, Plato, and his favourite furry feline, Todd.
The family would like to thank the staff, volunteers, and friends at Burloak Long Term Care for their compassion and incredible level of care they gave to Grant during the past 4 years.
He was the definition of charisma, and his sense of humour and quick wit brought so much joy and laughter to everyone around him. He lived fully and loved deeply, and the pride he had for his family could not be contained. To know him was to love him, and everyone who knew him will always carry of piece of Grant in their heart.
Visitation at Smith's funeral home, 1167 Guelph Line, Burlington on Saturday, February 16th at 12 p.m. and a "Celebration of Life" service will be held in the Chapel at 1 p.m. Reception to follow. Private Interment Burlington Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, the family would greatly appreciate a donation to Parkinson Canada in memory of Grant.