With heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved Esther Kane who was born on August 24, 1917. She passed away at her home at The Kensington Place Retirement Home, on Friday September 22, 2017. Predeceased by the love of her life, Harold Kane, loving and devoted mother to her daughter, Judy and her son in law Jay Bergman. Adoring nana to Matthew, Ashley and her husband Evan, and Lindsay. Loving sister to Louis Tarshes and the late Tanya Talbot. Predeceased daughter to Joseph and Ida Tarshes. Cherished aunt to many nieces and nephews, and was like a second mom to Ernie and Barbara Abel. Whom she adored. She was a great friend to many and will be truly missed by her friends at Kensington Place. A special thank you to her three devoted caregivers, Avelina, Pacita and Diorenda who went above and beyond to care for her each and every day.  She will be remembered fondly for her love, warmth, generosity, devotion, affection and wisdom. Esther will remain in our hearts and each and every memory with her will be cherished always and forever. She was, and will always be our sunshine. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation 416-489-7111.