Handler, Ela. Passed away peacefully on November 10, 2008, the 70th anniversary of Kristalnacht, just short of his 96th birthday. He is survived by Shifra, his devoted wife of 59 years, his loving children, Tamara, Willie and his wife Mary Anne, and Irv and his wife Cynthia, his six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral service will be held at Steeles Memorial Chapel on Thursday, November 13, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Shiva will be observed at 90 Summeridge Drive, Thornhill. Daily visitation to begin at 2:00 p.m. Donations may be made to the Baycrest Foundation (416) 785-2875 or the Holocaust Education Centre(416) 635-2883.