HAPANOVICH, EdwardSurrounded by his family and after a brief illness, our Dad passed away at Sault Area Hospital on Thursday, January 1, 2015 in his 86th year.

Beloved husband of the late Joan. Loving and cherished father of Cheryl Hapanovich, Marsha Ribic (Kim), Nancy Maahs (Darrell), and the late infant Kenny. Adored Papa of Allison Fabbro (Mark), Kara Piner (Elijah), Carly Ribic, Nicholas Irwin and Jacob Irwin. So loved by his great granddaughters, Logan Fabbro and Rowan Piner. Son of the late George and Jenny Hapanovich. Son-in-law of the late Ranerio and Mary Tombari. Dear brother of the late Olga Seccareccia (late Ormen) and Walter Hapanovich (Dale). Beloved brother-in-law of Ron and Angela Tombari and Donna MacKay (late Frank). Uncle Eddie will be missed by many nieces and nephews.

Our Dad was a devoted husband, father and grandfather who valued his close-knit family. He was an avid sports fan, and in his day, a great athlete. Dad/Papa, rest in peace with Mommy. We will miss you so much.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 from 10:30 until 1:30 pm. Funeral mass to be celebrated from St. Jerome’s Parish at 2 pm. Rev. Eric Pannike officiating.

Memorial contributions to the Sault Area Hospital Cancer Care Fund or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.arthurfuneralhome.com.