SIVKIN, Max. Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on July 10, 2008 at Baycrest Hospital. He was a beloved partner of Maytie for 60 years. Loving father of Miriam (Yoram), Dorete (Erez) and Tamar (Edwin) and devoted grandfather of Elana, Jennifer, Maya, Jesse, Tali, Lauren and Daniel. Brother of the late Vera Schneiderman and Norman Sivkin; brother-in-law of Bryna, David and the late Allan, Gert, Esther and Toby. Max lived his life fully, enjoying music, the creative arts, science, nature, the ocean and his family and many friends. When he was stricken with Alzheimer disease 20 years ago he was considerate and caring of his family and he was very courageous through the journey of this devastating disease. He was loved by all who knew him and he will be with us always. Donations may be made to Alzheimer Society or Max Sivkin Chai Fund, Baycrest Hospital, 416-785-2875. rnrn