Obituary for Michael Filtsos
Passed away peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Centre on Friday, November 25th, 2016 at the age of 78 .
He is survived by his wife Kelanthe and three sons Greg, Aries and Foti and daughter in –laws Maria, Elizabeth and Christina. He has five loving grandchildren, Michaela, Mackenzie, Amelia, Christian and Markella.
Hobbies & Life story: Micheal was born in Giannitsa Greece March 5, 1938 and immigrated to Canada along with his brothers Timothy, Dimitri and sister Toula. He was a hard working entrepreneur as an auto mechanic who has along with his brothers owned and operated several auto and gasoline businesses in Toronto since the late 1960’s. His happiest times were spent at the family cottage where he taught his sons how to fish and hunt and enjoy the outdoors. He also was an avid gardener where he loved to grow vegetables and flowers for his family to enjoy. Micheal was the youngest of seven siblings and his parents Gregory and Fani Filtsos.
Visitation will be held at Chapel Ridge Funeral Home 8911 Woodbine Avenue, Markham, ON L3R 5G1 on Sunday, November 27th, 2016 from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm . Funeral Service to take place at St. John's Greek Orthodox 1385 Warden Avenue Scarborough, Ontario M1R 2S3 at 10:00 am on Monday, November 28th, 2016.
Donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or The Heart and Stroke Foundation.