October 16, 1932 – March 18, 2015
Sostar, Edward “Ed” – It is with great sadness that the family announces the peaceful passing of Edward, surrounded by his loving family at St. Joseph’s Villa in Dundas on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in his 83rd year. Predeceased by his wife Helen Sostar (nee McArthur), parents Nicholas and Anna Sostar and brothers Andrew and Amo Sostar, and brothers-in-law Harvey Alderdice and Allan McArthur and his wife Carolyn McArthur. Proud and loving father to Cathy Schoales (Dr. Blair), Mary Pat Davies (Dr. Gareth), Nick Sostar (Sandra), and Dr. Paul Sostar (Stephanie). Survived by his brother Steve (Shorty) Sostar (Hilda) and sisters-in-law Anne Sostar, Colleen Alderdice and Pat Baus (John). Devoted and caring Grandfather to Matthew, Daniel, Sarah, James and Laurel Schoales, Morgan and Jacqueline Davies, Brittany and Jordan Sostar and Colin, Aaron, Caitlin and Abby Sostar. Also sadly missed by all of his extended numerous family and friends. Ed was a 4th Degree Knight with the Knights of Columbus and an active volunteer within the community. He enjoyed roughing it with “The Old Boys” on numerous fishing trips. His laughter and sense of humour will be greatly missed. A special thanks to the staff of St. Joseph’s Villa, especially on Balsam Trail and also to all those who provided comfort to Ed in any way. Friends will be received by the family on Sunday afternoon and evening from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Cattel, Eaton & Chambers Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at ST. AUGUSTINE’S CHURCH, 58 Sydenham Street, Dundas on Monday at 10 a.m. Interment at St. Augustine’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation will be appreciated by the family.