John Finlay

John Russell Finlay

Tuesday, December 6th, 1960 - Saturday, October 19th, 2019
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Finlay, John Russell
Passed away on Saturday October 19, 2019, in his 59th year. Beloved husband of Yvonne Smith for 18 years. Loving father of David Finlay (Vera) and Sara Wells (Adam). Cherished grandpa of 5 grandchildren. Will be lovingly remembered by 6 brothers and sisters. A private family burial will be held. Arrangements entrusted to Armstrong Funeral Home, 124 King Street East, Oshawa. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. To place an online condolence please visit
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Fran Beaver

Posted at 04:57pm
John was my brother and my friend I was so thankful we had time too talk about and laugh of our memories as kids He will always been in my heart he loved his children David and Sara so much till we meet again John you be always in my heart thank you for those who took time too share a memory Fran Finlay Beaver

Jean-louis gascon

Posted at 04:46pm
I was sad to see that John lost his battle. My heart goes out to his family.

Chris Briscoe

Posted at 03:49pm
I worked with John for about ten years. I considered him a friend. Always had a good few laughs with him. Will always remember him. Peace

Yvonne Smith Posted at 03:13pm

Thank you Chris he will be deeply missed

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