Peacefully, on Tuesday, August 22, 2023, in his seventy-second year, at Sunnybrook hospital. Husband of the late Ricci Sigler. Adoring Son of the late Max and Lillian Sobel. Brother and brother-in-law of the late Rona Levy and Seymour Gould. Adoring uncle of Jeff and Carol Levy and Marci and Paul Morris. Great uncle of Matthew Levy and Lawson and Lacey Morris. Stepdad of Stuart (Stacy) and Jamie (Laurie) Sugar. Papa of Jordyn, Olivia and Riley Sugar.  He will be greatly missed by his long time companion Marion Weil and by his Cousins and his “Amigos”. 

Heartfelt gratitude to the wonderful staff of Sunnybrook hospital for their compassionate care.  There will be a celebration of life, date to be determined.

Donations can be made in memory of Norman Sobel directed to Muscular Dystrophy Canada online at,  by phone at 1-800-567-2873, or by mail to 500-40 Eglinton Avenue East Toronto, ON  M4P 3A2