ObituaryBarry Bird of Toronto and Orillia passed away at THP Mississauga Hospital on Monday, October 7, 2019 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of 54 years of Lois (nee Hobbin). Loving father of Peter Bird (Paul Hutcheson) of Toronto and Leanne Mitchell (Eron Mitchell) of Michigan. Proud grandfather to Eron and Maggie Mitchell. Brother to Jack Bird (June) and the late Jim Bird (Lucette). Brother-in-law to Janis (Ron) Ashkanase, Jayne (Tom) Carnwell, and Alan (Carolanne) Hobbin and uncle to many lucky nieces and nephews. Barry had many varied interests including volunteering and bridge. He was a member of Orillia Fish and Game, Probus, and Orillia Gun Club, He was loved and respected by numerous neighbours and friends and will be greatly missed. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Cecilia, 161 Annette Street, on Friday, October 11 at 11 o'clock. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
October 11, 2019
St. Cecilia's Church