Thomas "Tom" Edward Anzai
With solemn, sincere hearts we announce that Thomas Edward Anzai passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on December 1st at 56 years young.
Tom will be fondly missed by loving wife Marie, children Trevor, Kenton, Emily and Andrea, mother June, brother Doug (Karen), sister Linda (Garrett), parents-in-law Teresa and Bob, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, siblings-in-law, and dear friends. We are thankful for the spectacular services of the Ottawa Civic ICU medical team.
Tom will be dearly missed by the Ottawa swimming community who over years have benefited from his dedication, entertaining sense of humour, and matter-of-fact “get ‘er done” personality.
The family is grateful for the outpouring of love and support from all family and friends.
Family and friends may visit at Kelly Funeral Home Carling Chapel, 2313 Carling Ave, Ottawa K2B 7G3 (613-828-2313) on Friday, December 8th from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm and on Saturday, December 9th from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm.
A service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, December 9th in the Kelly Funeral Home Carling Chapel. A Celebration of Tom's Life will follow at the Jewish Community Centre, 21 Nadolny Sachs Private, Ottawa from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Refreshments to be provided, please bring written memories of Tom to share.
Donations in Tom’s memory can be made at https://www.ottawariverkeeper.ca/single-gift/ or the charity of your choice.