Gilbert Lester Ivany, 93 of Sydney, passed away Saturday May 18, 2019 surrounded by family in Harbourstone Enhanced Care.
Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late William and Daisy (Cake) Ivany.
Gilbert retired from Sydney Steel in 1984 after 40 years of service. He enjoyed spending time at the family bungalow in Mira and fishing with his buddy Bill. Gil was a kind and gentle man who enjoyed a good laugh and lived life to the fullest.
Gil is survived by his wife Dorothy (Hepditch), daughter Linda (Robin) MacDonald, Sackville, NB, son David (Angela), Thunder Bay, Ont., sister Lillian Jennings, Sydney, grandchildren Stacey, Nolan, Brayden, Nicholas and great granddaughter Alexandra .
He was predeceased by his sister Vera Crane.
Visitation will take place Tuesday May 21, 2019 from 6 - 8 pm in Sydney Memorial Chapel. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 at 11 am at the Church of Christ the King, with Rev. Jackie Warren officiating. Interment in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens.
As we loved you, so we miss you;
In our memory, you are near.
Memorials may be made to the Church of Christ the King or Charity of Choice.
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Church of Christ the King
Tuesday May 21, 2019
6 - 8 pm
Sydney Memorial Chapel
May 22, 2019
Forest Haven Memorial Gardens
Charity of Choice