In Memory of



Obituary for Frank Kosir

KOŠIR, Franc Born on November 10th, 1924, in Jurjevica (Ribnica), Slovenia. Died peacefully in London, Ontario on Tuesday, July 30th, 2019, in his 95th year. Frank was a loving, son, husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Loving son of the late John and Marie Kosir. He has re-joined his loving wife Marinka (Sěcnik) (11-21-98). Predeceased by his brothers Janez (Cenka,survived) & Loize. He will be dearly missed by his children, Frank (Karen), Veronica (Joseph), Ralph (Arlene), Rosemarie (Dan). His grandchildren will miss his strong handshake, smile and humour, who was so proud of them all: Frank’s children Justin (Dee), Ryan (Melissa) and Ashleigh (Greg); Ralph's children Kyle and Gillian; and Rosemarie’s children Alexandra (Jordan), Nicholas and Valerie. Great-grandchildren, Josie, Zack, Alice, Kaia and River. Franc was a strong-willed man whose faith, honesty and perseverance led him to raise a family in Trenton, Ontario after emigrating from Slovenia. He worked as a Foreman at Bata Shoe factory for over 35 years. He loved spending time with his family, gardening and walking through nature. He was blessed with a long and special friendship of Brother-in-law and Sister-in-law Stan & Paula (Sěcnik) Klemencic and their children who always openly made themselves available. The family will receive friends at the RUSHNELL FUNERAL CENTRE, 60 Division St, Trenton, ON K8V 4W5 (613-393-2111) on Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 from 10:30a.m. till 11:30a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial from St. Peters Catholic Church, 125 Queen Street at 12 noon. Fr. Timothy Harrison officiating. Interment Mount Calvary Cemetery, Bryne Ave, Trenton. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Alzheimer Society. Our heartfelt thanks go to the staff at Longworth Retirement Residence, London, and University Hospital, London, as well all others who were with us over the years. God bless you all. To leave a condolence, please visit