DATZKIW, Jerry, Maj (Ret’d), CD, RCASC, RCLS

DatzkiwCourageously, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Hamilton, on Tuesday March 23, 2021, Jerry passed away at 76 years of age.  Commanding Officer (father) of Paul (Michelle) and Mark (Sherri).  Cherished grandfather of Kyle and Danielle. Sadly, missed by many extended family and friends, including those from his youth in the Grimsby area.

Jerry was a proud Major (retired) of the Canadian Forces 23rd Service Battalion (31 Brigade) with a Canadian Forces Decoration.

Due to Covid protocols, a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  In honouring Jerry’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  Arrangements entrusted to Considerate Cremation & Burial Services, 26 Nihan Drive, St. Catharines (between Lake Street & Scott Street), 289-362-1144.  Online condolences may be made at CCBSCares.ca


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