Derek Andrew Strauss

November 26, 1957 - June 29, 2018

At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Friday June 29, 2018, Derek Strauss passed away at the age of 60. Beloved husband of Joanna (nee Szturycz) and loved father of Alex of Toronto and Ada (fiance Thomas Sardelic) of Sydney, Australia. Son of Tadeusz and Irmina Tarkowski and brother of Anna Tarkowski, all of Toronto. Derek will be missed by his brother in law Anatol (Jolanta) Szturycz of Mississauga, his nephew and nieces Arthur, Alexandra and Julia, cousin Richard Bakinowski, the extended family of Poland and the extended Sardelic family of Australia. Derek is in Heaven now with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Mr. Strauss rested at the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main St., Picton, ON. A private family gathering will be held. www.whattamfuneralhome.com