Passed away peacefully on Friday, January 12, 2024 after a battle with cancer. He was born in Calcutta, India in 1936 and came to Canada in 1957.
A self-made man and life long learner, Mark had a kind and generous spirit and was respected and beloved by all who knew him. Driven by a strong work ethic he finally retired in 2022 at age 86. Mark was the loving and devoted husband of the late Myra Barook. Mark leaves his sister Cynthia Weinstein of Ottawa, his daughter Deborah Barook, his son Stephen Barook and daughter-in-law Rinat Lapid-Barook. Mark was the beloved grandfather of Liora, Natalie, Ariel and Jaclyn. Mark’s later years were made happy by his devoted and loving friend and companion Linda Redhill. Special thanks to the staff of Chartwell Constantia Retirement Residence who all took such good care of him in his final months.
Memorial donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society https://cancer.ca/en or charity of your choice.