With great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved Father, David Bassoon, 94 on January 16, 2019. Much loved and devoted husband of the late Grace Bassoon for 61 years. Loving Father of Caroline and Jeffrey, Felix and Betty, Jane and Harley. Adoring grandfather to Alina and Mike, Aaron and Jes, Laura, Michael, Jared, Marlee, and Andi, great grandfather of Ellison Grace. Cherished brother-in-law to Esperance. Treasured brother and uncle, and a great friend to many. Special thanks for the tremendous support from Marina and Victor.

The interment will take place at Pardes Shalom Cemetery, 10953 Dufferin Street, Maple, Ontario.

The shiva will be held at 850 Steeles Avenue West, Toronto, L4J 7E7 in the social hall from Friday to Sunday, and in unit #606 from Monday to Wednesday.

The shiva for Jane Swedler will continue at 1 3rd Avenue, Mineola, New York, 11501 in the roof lounge from Tuesday to Wednesday.

Donations in Memory of David can be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation at www.jdrfca.donordrive.com. or the Panov program – precision chemotherapy at Mt. Sinai Hospital, at Supportsinai.ca/panov.

For American family and friends, donations can be sent to Joint distribution committee at www.jdc.org.