John Spratt Obituary, Death – We wish to convey our sincere condolences to John Bowman Spratt’s family and friends on the demise of this beloved member of the Whitby, Ontario community. On April 6th, 2023, John passed away after a long and happy life. He was 62 years old. His father, John MacLaren Spratt, will miss him tremendously in his daily life. Respected paternal figure to Taylor (Jennifer Martin) and Lauren (Steven Hook). Thank you for being such a wonderful grandfather “Poppy” to Logan and Declan.
Shari Lynn Spratt, his closest friend and the woman he has loved more than anything in the world. My sincere condolences go out to Jane (Phil Gibbens) and Peter (Liz). His many nieces and nephews, as well as his many close friends, will remember John with affection. Ruth Spratt, who was his mother, passed away before he was born (2013). My sincere gratitude goes out to the compassionate staff members of Oak Ridges Hospice. We ask that you be a part of our celebration of his life.
Visitation will be held on April 10 from 6 to 8 pm and April 11 from 10 to 11:30 am at Barnes Memorial Funeral Home, located at 5295 Thickson Rd. N., immediately followed by a memorial ceremony in the chapel at 11:30 am on April 11. After the funeral, the burial will take place at the St. John the Evangelist Cemetery in Whitby. Donations to the UHN Foundation, Oak Ridges Hospice, Durham Region Hospice – Whitby, Canadian Wildlife Federation, or Lakeridge Health Foundation are being requested in place of flowers by the family.