UNGAR, Thomas (Tom) - May 4, 1953 - November 29, 2021
On Monday, November 29, 2021, Tom passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family.
Beloved husband of Elaine and son of Eva and the late Paul Ungar.
Devoted father and father-in-law of Allan and Jessica Ungar, Stephen Ungar and Victoria Neufeld, Melanie Ungar and Shane Rodness.
Dear brother and brother-in-law of Susie Ungar and Ed Hussman, Vivian Ungar and Selwyn Katzenberg, Melissa Ungar and Jim DeMelo, and Herbie Greenwood.
He will also be missed by his many nieces, nephews, cousins and his many dear friends. Tom will be remembered for his smile, warmth, generosity, and his love for life, always eager to help anyone in any way he could.
He was passionately involved in the Jewish community, and several organizations and charities. In particular, he served as President of the Jewish National Fund for several years, and sat on the Board of the Reena Foundation for the past 40 years, and served as local President to the Israel Antiquities Authority, working passionately to better the Jewish community here in Toronto and in Israel.
An avid animal lover, Tom also sat on the board of The Toronto Humane Society.
The family wishes to thank the incredible and compassionate team of doctors, nurses, and volunteer members at Hatzoloh and Echo who worked tirelessly around the clock over the last several weeks.
Memorial donations may be made to The Jewish National Fund, 416-638-7200, The Reena Foundation, (Ext. 3630) 905-763-8254, or Hatzoloh Toronto, 416-398-2300.