February 6, 1935 – October 7, 2013
Farnan, John Daniel – It is with profound sorrow that we announce the death of John Daniel Farnan on October 7, 2013, at the age of 78, at the Hamilton General Hospital after a brief illness. He will be missed dearly by wife Dina (nee Zourou), mother Marion (predeceased by father John) daughters Margaret Walton (Bruce Peart) and Beth Taylor (John), grandchildren Cameron Taylor, Jason Walton (Tracey Martin), and Jamie Taylor (Brandon Maddick), great granddaughter Lily Walton, sister Mary Koroscil (Bruce Comba), niece Sasha Ellwood (Patrick), grand nephew Bruce, nephew Serge Koroscil, brother-in-law Stratos Zouros (Eileen), niece Nikki Partridge, his aunt Carolyn Stephens and cousins. John has served as president of the Rotary Club of Dundas, Canadian and Ontario Hang Gliding Associations, Chair of the Board of the Dundas Valley School of Art and President of the NAWCC Toronto Chapter 33. He is the recipient of the Paul Harris Fellowship, NAWCC Fellowship, 25 year Ontario Volunteer award and Spectator Community Service Award in support of Art. A private family ceremony has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the Dundas Valley School of Art, 21 Ogilvie St, Dundas, ON. Our heartfelt thanks to Dr. You and his team for their excellent and compassionate care and the staff at the Hamilton General Hospital. In lieu of flowers, donations to the DVSA or the charity of your choice would be appreciated. You will always be in our hearts.