August 4, 1931 to January 21, 2020 ~ Peacefully into the arms of Jesus at the Sault Area Hospital.
Reunited with his beloved wife Ada Pipoli (nee Adorante). He leaves behind four children, Patrick, Ralph (Barbara), Norman and Sylvia and his grandchildren. Predeceased by his son David. Dear brother of Florence Tunzi (Vitto) of Windsor, ON and Geneva (Jaime) MacWilliam (Fred) of Sault Ste. Marie, ON and predeceased by siblings Lena Pattendan (late Maurice), Anna Zahn (late Martin), Nick (Isabel) and Max.
Douglas worked 33 years in the Sinter Plant at Algoma Steel. He enjoyed family get togethers, music, dancing, outdoors and Greyhound Hockey games. Douglas was a man who was often misunderstood. His sister Geneva was always there to help out. Douglas was a good caring man and will be missed.
Friends are invited to visit with the family at the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522) on Monday, January 27, 2020 from 11:00 am to 12:45 pm. Funeral service to follow in the chapel at 1:00 pm with Mr. Phillip Bailey officiating. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Memorial contributions payable by cheque to the Sault Ste. Marie Soup Kitchen Community Centre would be greatly appreciated.
Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave memories and condolences as a keepsake for the family.
Special thank you to Dr. Korgbo, nurses and PSWs on the Third B wing at the Sault Area Hospital for their care and compassion shown to Douglas.