Peacefully passed away at home on Friday, April 2, 2021 with family at his side.
Beloved husband of Anna for 65 years. Loving Father of Maureen (late Yogi Bould), Teresa (Anthony Zappacosta), and Karen (Carlo DiCandia). Papa and Grandpa of Jennifer Little (Matthew Sobchuk), Ryan Little (Jennifer Harmer), Matthew Peloso, Kassie Peloso, Nicholas DiCandia (Megan) and Bradley DiCandia. Papa of Thayden, Gabriel and Quinn. Pop Pop of Tuukka. Son of the late Albert and late Isabella Little. Dear brother of late Lawrence (late Helen), and the late June Kielty (late Jack). Son-in-law of the late Peter and late Mary Trus (Potoczny). Brother-in-law of late Stella Mattalo (late John), late John Trus (late Mary) and Donald Trus (Brenda). Rod will be fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, and godchildren.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Memorial donations made to ARCH would be appreciated by the family.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to Dr Karen Booth and the Palliative Team, Dr Carrie Kuntz, nurses Brandi, Suzie, Leo, Steph and Lisa of Bayshore for your compassionate and inclusive care.
Arrangements entrusted to Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Road, 705-945-7758).