Matthew Chisholm
Sunday
12
August

Visitation

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sunday, August 12, 2018
R S Kane Funeral Home
6150 Yonge St
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sunday
12
August

Funeral Service

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sunday, August 12, 2018
R S Kane Funeral Home
6150 Yonge St
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Obituary of Matthew Chisholm

 

Matthew passed away at the age of 40 on August 1, 2018. Matthew was predeceased by his partner and love of his life, Jake Freeman.  He leaves behind his mother, Ruth and father, Gordon, his two brothers Graeme and Neil, his aunts Margaret (Charles), Patricia, Christine, and Margaret (in Texas), as well as  many cousins, including Katie with whom he was especially close.  Matthew will be sorely missed by his many friends.  He was President of the Esperanto Society of Toronto and was an active member in the Gaelic Society of Toronto. Matthew was a gifted linguist. He was fluent in English, French, Esperanto, and was learning Gaelic with great interest. Matthew was a talented singer, ranging from treble as a child to bass. Throughout his life, music was one of his great passions. He worked for the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks in the Environmental Assessment and Permissions Branch as a Bilingual Application Assessment Officer. A funeral service will be held at the R.S. Kane Funeral Home, 6150 Yonge St. (at Goulding, south of Steeles) on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 1pm, with visitation from 12 – 1 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Esperanto-Toronto. An account has been set up at the Royal Bank, Bathurst and Sheppard Branch 4401 Bathurst St. North York, ON M3H 3R9 please use account number 06622-003-523-570-0

 

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