After a life beautifully lived, Alan passed away at home on April 30th, 2013 in his 80th year. Pre-deceased by his beloved wife Audrey (1991, nee O'Sullivan). Loving father of Roslyn (Marc Mascioni), Susanne (Jason Doel) and Shannon (Justin Groen). Proud Grandpa of Morgan, Madison, Claire, Hannah, Ashley, Calvin, Ginger and Nigel. Will be remembered by his extended family and many circles of friends. Friends will be received at Dixon-Garland Funeral Home 166 Main St., North (Markham Rd.) Markham on Sunday, May 5th from 1-3 and 6-8. Funeral Service will be held on Monday at St. Philip's-on-the-Hill 9400 Kennedy Rd. North at 2pm. Burial and reception will follow at church. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.