Passed away peacefully with family by his side at the Sault Area Hospital on Monday, June 11, 2018 at the age of 77.

Beloved Husband of Ann Tarantini for 55 years.

Loving Father of Robert, Mark (Tammy), Joel and John Jr.  Proud Papa of Rachel (Ryan), Caleb, Meghan, Matthew, Carli and Zachary.

Great Papa of Grey and Grifin.

Predeceased by his parents Peter and Florence.

Brother-in-Law of Phyllis (Tom).

Son-in-law of the late Leonard and late Mildred Kokko.

Uncle of John Payment (Connie) and Ann-Marie Williams (Ted).

Friends are invited to a graveside service at Maple Leaf Cemetery on Friday, June 15, 2018 at 2 pm with Tom Headrick officiating.

A celebration of life will follow at Echo Bay Hall between 3-7 pm. Memorial contributions to the Parkinson Society or ARCH would be greatly appreciated.

(Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel – 492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522.)

Messages of condolence may be offered at www.arthurfureralhome.com