It is with great sadness that the family of Leslie John Ross, announces his passing, on Saturday, June 17, 2023, at the age of 77 years.
John, who loved to laugh, with his teasing wit and fantastic sense of humor, will be lovingly remembered by his children: Melody (Todd), Tanis (Alan), Renee (Dennis), and Bruce (Cynthia). “Pops or Papa” will also be fondly remembered by Brennan (Megan), Tavish (Annie), Colton (Salome), and the only granddaughter – the apple of his eye – Presley, additionally his love – more like hate of his grand furbabies, Bear and Mackinley.
Also treasuring memories are all his family, Ronald, Estie, Carl (Maureen), Gary (Terry), Ray and numerous nieces and nephews. Lastly, honoring his memory is his rock, who he constantly leaned on for support and was his best friend his sister Pearl.
Previously departed loved ones include his parents, Fred Arthur and Anne Delphine, siblings, Lawrence “Big Man,” Violet “Girlie”, his niece Cheryl, nephew Derek “Jake” and his namesake Teagan John.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to Diabetes Canada. The family of Leslie wishes to thank all the healthcare professionals at St Paul’s and City hospitals for all the time they spent with Leslie even though it was short, and the care they gave during the heartbreaking final moments of Leslie’s amazing life.
Martens Warman Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the care and arrangements for Mr. Ross.