Obituary of John Atkinson

Atkinson: John Edward 


Peacefully, on Monday May 27th, 2019 at Strathaven Long term care in Bowmanville.   Beloved husband of Virginia for 46 years. Loving father of Dianna (Cosimo), and Veronica (Dan).  Cherished Grandfather of Cassandra, Nicolas, Michael, and Christina.  John will be lovingly remembered by his brother and sister, nieces, nephews, family and friends. John was a long time employee of AG Simpsons (Scarborough Facility).

Visitation will be held at the DeStefano Funeral Home, 1289 Keith Ross Drive, Oshawa (south side of Taunton Road, east of Thornton Road by the Oshawa Airport) 905-440-3595 on Thursday, May 30th from 7:00-9:00pm.  A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel  at DeStefano Funeral Home on Friday, May 31st at 11:00am. In memory of John, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Strathaven Long Term Care in Bowmanville. Memories may be shared at

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