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Scarborough mourns the lost of a friend and colleague (Don Pearce)

Latest update July 31st 
 The following is a statement from Don's family
 It is with great sadness that the family of Don Pearce announces his passing at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at the age of 77. Don will forever be remembered in the hearts of his family. Cherished husband of Theresa (nee Kluke). Beloved father to Donnamarie (Tom), Jeffrey (Rhonda), Robert (Sue) and Maureen (Joe). Admired proud and loving grandfather to Philip (Liberty), Robbie (Ashley), Victoria, Sarah, Stephanie (Mike), Kimberly aaDevyn), Alicia and Maddie. Great-grandfather to Sophie and Ava. Don was predeceased by his parents David and Winnifred (Joan) Pearce and twin brother David. Affectionately remembered by his brother Jim, sister Jean and Susan, Donna and David. Don came to Canada from London, England, in May 1962 and became a Canadian citizen in 2008. Don was a longtime referee with the Ontario Soccer League. He was very passionate and enjoyed refereeing immensely. He will be greatly missed by all his friends in the League and by all his friends at Home Depot. Don was an avid Toronto Maple Leafs fan and was hoping to see another Stanley Cup this coming season. Don has been entrusted to Aftercare Cremation and Burial Service. A Celebration of Life service will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 133 Brock St. N., Whitby, ON L1N 4H3 (Brock St. N., north of Hwy. 2), on August 20, 2017 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. Donations to Cancer Research
 
Dear Colleague, 
It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I have to inform you of the passing of our friend and colleague, Don Pearce. Don passed away today Wednesday 26th of  July  at 10:45 am at the Oshawa General Hospital. 
The soccer community has lost a true ambassador of the sport we so dearly love. He will be sadly missed.
I will keep you informed with regards to funeral or any other arrangements, when advised by family members