Ivan ZIGON Obituary Death – August 25, 1926 – December 10, 2022. On December 1st, Dad was surrounded by his family and friends when he passed away at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital. He was able to pass away calmly and with dignity. 10. 2022, when she was 96 years old. On February 25, 2022, his loving wife Hilda passed away, and she was his predecesor. They celebrated 70 years of marriage together. devoted father of Daniel and Sonya (Frank), who goes by Frank (Marika). A cherished grandfather to Matthew (Laura), Nicole (Maciej), Marcus (Caroline), Krista, Alexa, and Lukas. His great-grandchildren, Grayson, Jackson, Hudson, Damian, Naomi, Gabriel, Florence, and Charlotte, will remember him with great affection.
They laughed at his jokes and liked his stories right up until he passed away in the hospital. He was able to share a few more anecdotes, joke around with his children and grandchildren, as well as offer them some heartfelt words of wisdom and give them some parting counsel before he passed away. His brother Justili and his sister Mihela both passed away before he did. His sister Jelka and her family, together with his other relatives in Slovenia, Italy, Ottawa, and Montreal, will grieve his passing in a profound way. The family would want to extend their gratitude to the entire team at Oakville Chartwell Retirement Residence, the LHIN PSW support, and the Palliative Care Team at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.
Prayers will be held at 4 o’clock on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at the MARKEY-DERMODY FUNERAL HOME, which is located at 1774 King Street East (at Kenilworth). Visitation will be held on that day from 4 to 7 o’clock. On the morning of Wednesday, December 14, 2022, at ten o’clock in the AM, a funeral Mass will be held at St. Gregory the Great Slovenian Church, which is located at 125 Centennial Parkway North in Hamilton. After the funeral, the burial will take place in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Cancer Research, or a charity of your choice would be greatly welcomed in place of traditional floral tributes.