David Thorn, President of The Arthur Press and W.R. Drapers, passed away on Wednesday in Barrie, Ontario. He was 68.
Thorn was the beloved husband of Martha; loving father of Christopher David (Camilla) and Jeremy Alfred (Lori-Ann); cherished Papa of Rachel, Sarah, Nathan and Lincoln; and dear brother of Stephen (Moira). The Arthur Press is a Toronto-based printer founded in 1954 which has remained within the same family since its inception.
Friends will be received at the Ward Funeral Home, 2035 Weston Road (North of Lawrence Ave. W.), Weston, on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Monday from 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 1 p.m. Cremation to follow at Riverside Crematorium. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.
Click here to view the Book of Memories for David Thorn at Wards Funeral Home’s website.