The funeral service will be live-streamed. Please go to on Sunday, February 6th, 2022 at 1:55 p.m.

Gilbert “Gilly” Risman: December 15, 1944 – February 4, 2022 

Passed away peacefully on the morning of February 4th 2022 at Soldiers Memorial Hospital in Orillia.

Beloved father of Shael (Sharon), the late Carey Risman, Jared Risman (Renae), and Nicole Risman (Sam).  Cherished ex-husband and best friend of Marilyn Risman-Wilson (Carl). Treasured Zaidy to Carey, Sophie, Nathaniel, Tyler, Jady, and Cayley. 

Beloved son of Doris and Alec Risman and dear brother of the late Larry Risman. 

Donations may be made to the Carey Risman Memorial Fund for a Better Understanding of Mental Illness c/o CAMH 

The family will be observing Shiva privately. To make a virtual Shiva appointment, please email