Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Sad news -- the passing of Doug Los, past President of the Ontario Bar Association

Douglas Los, a resident of Kagawong and formerly of Sudbury, died on Saturday, June 30, 2012. He was born in Sudbury, loving son of William and Frances (Adams) Los. Doug had practiced law from 1975 until 2009, and in 1977 became a partner in Weaver Simmons Law Firm. He was very active in many facets of his professional career, as well as an active community member, serving on numerous boards and committees. He enjoyed collecting art, reading, skiing and spending time with his family. An avid sailor, he enjoyed his time spent on the water.  Doug and Gail had been summer residents of Kagawong since 1977 and became permanent residents in 2010.

Surviving besides his parents, is his beloved wife Gail (Green) Los. Loving and loved father of Amy Phillips and husband Shane of Lively, Matthew of Sudbury and Paul and partner Nora Burns of Mississaugua. Proud grandfather of Lyndon and Larkin Phillips. Dear brother of Ann Marie Tackaberry and husband Milt of Ottawa, Chris Los of Peterborough and Michael Los of Sudbury and sister in law Paula of Sudbury (husband Bill predeceased). Also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Culgin Funeral Home, Gore Bay after 7 p.m. on Wednesday. The funeral service to celebrate Doug’s life will be conducted at St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Kagawong on Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. with Fr. Jim Kelly and Pastor Jeremy Mahood officiating. Interment in Kagawong Cedars Cemetery. If so desired, donations (by cheque only) to charities that were important to Doug, the educational Trust Fund for Lyndon and Larkin, Immaculate Conception Church, All Nations Church or the Old Mill Heritage Centre would be appreciated

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