LEVITT, Sylvia – Peacefully on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at home. Sylvia Levitt, beloved wife of the late Alexander Leo Levitt. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Richard and Hsaio – Mi Levitt, Terry W. Levitt of Vancouver, Judi Ferguson and Stuart Thorne of Edmonton, and Robert Levitt. Cherished sister of Sheldon Kates, and the late Zelda Urmin, and William Kates. Devoted grandmother of Samuel, Avigayil, Kaitlyn, and Vi. Treasured great-grandmother of Jaimee May, and Julian Alexander. The family would like to express their gratitude to Sandra Fellus and Sheldon Kates for watching over Sylvia for the past several years. She will also be sadly missed by her many relatives in Vancouver B.C., and her friends at both the Joseph E. and Minnie Wagman Centre and the Bernard Betel Centre. A funeral service will take place at Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Avenue West, on Sunday, January 21st, 2018. Interment will follow in the Community Section at Pardes Chaim Cemetery, 11818 Bathurst Street. The family will be sitting shiva privately.  Memorial donations may be made to the SickKids Foundation (416) 813-6116, the Bernard Betel Centre (416) 225-2112, and the Joseph E. and Minnie Wagman Centre (416) 785-2500 ext.2267