Dr. Danford (Dan) De Silva – Obituary

Dr. Dan De Silva – Honorary DD, 2001

The Presbyterian College extends its condolences to the family and friends of Dr. Dan De Silva. Dan was an active participant in the work of the Presbytery of Montreal, a committed lay leader within Westminster Presbyterian Church, and a recipient of the Doctor of Divinity degree (honoris causa) from the College in 2001. The following notice is taken from the Montreal Gazette:

Danford E. De Silva M.A., D.D. passed away peacefully at Les Floralies Residence on September 18. Loving husband for 66 years of Mary Lou, beloved father of Marc (predeceased) and Anne-Marie, and father-in-law of Janet and Randy. He will be missed by all the family, including 5 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. He began his career with the PSBGM in 1957 as a teacher at Mount Royal High School and retired in 1990 as a Regional Director. A celebration of life will be held at 2:00 PM on 2019-09-28 at Blythe Bernier Funeral Home, 940 Avenue Ogilvy, Montreal, QC, Canada

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