Acker, Michael Ian Samuel
August 28, 1944-September 27, 2011
Died peacefully in Montreal after a short illness. Predeceased by his parents Harold and Ruth Acker, he is sadly missed by his wife Jeannie, his children Ruthie, Sarah and James, his brothers Peter, Paul and John, and many other relatives and friends in Ontario, Newfoundland and around the world. Michael will be remembered for his love of people and his generous acts of service. Thanks to the many people who cared for Michael in his last weeks, including the staff at White Bay Central Health Centre in Roddickton and Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony, the ambulance crews, the neurosurgery and oncology teams at the Health Sciences Centre in St. John's, and the neurosurgery and ICU teams at the Montreal Neurological Hospital in Montreal. Special thanks to the Yellow Team. Donations in Michael's memory may be made to the Roddickton/ Bide Arm Recreation Committee (General Delivery, Roddickton, NF, A0K 4P0) or Sanctuary Ministries of Toronto (sanctuarytoronto.ca<http://sanctuarytoronto.ca>). The family will received condolences Monday October 3, 2011 from 09:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Centre Funéraire Côte-des-Neiges, 4525 chemin de la Côte-des-Neiges, Montréal, Québec. H3V 1E7. 514-342-8000. Followed by a Funeral Service at the Chapel of the Centre Funéraire.