Jan (John) Poneta

May 31, 1919 - June 21, 2011

It is with great sadness that we advise the death of Jan (John) Poneta on Tuesday June 21st, 2011 at Hallowell House. John was born May 31, 1919 in Lodz, Poland and moved to Canada with his family in 1966. John is survived by his wife Barbara, of Picton, daughters Yvonne (Belleville) and Janice (partner Harold Groothedde - Toronto,) Barbara’s five brothers and sisters Gladys Arnold - Kent, England, Douglas (Trudi) Sprackland - Cambridge, England, Richard (Marilyn) Sprackland - Tacoma, Washington, USA, Janet Beedom - St. Williams, Ontario, Brenda (Michael) Curwain - Simcoe, Ontario and several nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by his parents, Andrzej and Wladyslawa and five brothers and sisters in Poland. A PRIVATE FAMILY GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY, JUNE 23RD AT QUAKER CEMETERY. If desired, donations to the Victorian Order of Nurses of Hastings, Northumberland and Prince Edward, 80 Division Street, Trenton, ON, K8V 5S5. would be appreciated by the family.