Basil Cohen

Funeral Service: Thursday, July 28, 2022 at 1:00 PM
Chapel Service
Shiva: Strictly Private Shiva. Thank you for respecting the family's wishes.
Cemetery: Eternal Gardens Cemetery
Donations:
Montréal Royal Victoria Hospital Palliative and Support Care Unit (Cedars Cancer Foundation) at cedars.ca/memorial or by phone at 514-656-6662 with Karine Pelletier 

Notes:
As per the family's request, masks are to be worn in the chapel.

If you are unable to attend the funeral service in person, you may join it virtually on Thursday, July 28 at 1:00 p.m.:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCI44-JAG5dCDIjw49YmbZig/lives


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Lynne and Bobby Schaffer - 4 days ago

Dear Gloria, So sorry for your loss. Sincerely, Lynne and Bobby Schaffer

Cote St Luc Men's Club - 4 days ago

Dear Cohen Families. Please accept our deepest sympathies on Basil's passing. He will be missed by the Club's members and friends. May the family be comforted with the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

Lynn & Andy Nulman & Faigie Stark - 6 days ago

Dear family, Please accept our deepest condolences. We remember Basil as a warm and welcoming family man. He greeted us regularly at (his niece) Lisa and Bryan’s as we all “broke the fast”. May your memories offer comfort. With love, Lynn, Andy & Faigie

Sandra Kobernick - 7 days ago

Dear Gloria & Family, My heartfelt condolences to you all on Basil's passing. I hope your wonderful memories will be a source of comfort at this very difficult time. Fondly, Sandra

Elaine Cohen - 9 days ago

Dear Gloria and family, I was so sorry to read about the passing of Basil. I only remember good times with him. May you be spared further sorrow. Love, Elaine Cohen

Ruby Heft - 10 days ago

Dear Gloria and family. My deepest sympathies on the very sad loss of your dear husband ,,father and grandfather. May his memory be a blessing and may He R.I.P.

Carole Padveen - 11 days ago

Dear Gloria and family, Sending sincere condolences to you and the family on the loss of your beloved Basil. Thinkng of you and may your blessed memories bring you comfort during this most difficult time.

Shari Margolese - 13 days ago

Dear Gloria and Family, I truly enjoyed seeing Basil in Florida and I loved the friendship he had with my parents! He will be missed. Wishing you my deepest sympathies.

Sharon Copoloff - 13 days ago

DEAR GLORIA AND FAMILY MY SINCERE CONDOLENCES ON THE PASSING OF BASIL REMEMBERING THE MANY YEARS AS NEIGHBORS AT PARKER PLAZA

Richard Freedman - 14 days ago

So sorry to hear about the passing of Basil. I enjoyed his company

Sharon Seenath - 14 days ago

Dear Barry, Lisa and family and the family of Basil Cohen we extend our deepest condolences from our family to yours. Sincerely, Sharon and Glen.

Carole Spector - 15 days ago

Dear Gloria and family,Our deepest sympathy on your great loss. May the wonderful memories you have give you strength at this difficult time. Fondly. A role and Allen

Amanda Saltzman - 15 days ago

My deepest condolences to Gloria and the family, we will all continue to mourn and celebrate the life of Basil.

Sheila&HarryNozetz - 15 days ago

Dear Gloria & Family Our deepest sympathy on the loss of beloved Basil May all the wonderful memories you shared be a blessing & no more sorrow Fondly Sheila & Harry

Lori Berger - 15 days ago

Dear Gloria and the entire Cohen family, Our deepest condolences on the loss of your beloved husband, father, father-in-law, and grandfather. May you all be spared of any more sorrows. Jonathan Lang and Lori Berger

Julie Larsen - 15 days ago

Dear Gloria, I am so sorry to hear of Basil's passing. My condolences to you and your family. Sincerely, Julie Larsen

Shirley and Harvey Corn - 15 days ago

We were so saddened to hear of Basil's passing. Please accept our sincere condolences . We will miss his funny and very informative emails. May his memory be a blessing.

Ruth Goodman - 15 days ago

Dear Doreen & Larry & Family. Thinking of you at this sad time, with my sincere deepest sympathy. Ruthie

Joyce Bergman - 15 days ago

Dear Gloria and family: So sorry to learn of the passing of Basil. My heartfelt condolences to you. May his memory be a blessing for those he loved. Warmly Joyce Hecht Bergman (Linda Bogante's sister)

Timmy Cohen - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria, So sorry to hear of Basil's passing. My deepest condolences to you and your family. Sincerely, Timmy Cohen

Millie & Leonard Kantor - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and family. Basil has left us but the memories and treasures are still and forever will remain with us. Sincerest wishes of sympathy on your loss. Millie and Len.

Evelyn and Irving Rabinovitch - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and family. We were saddened to hear of Basil's passing. we will always remember the fun times we had with both of you in your Florida home.Basil and you were great hosts.Basil always had a smile on his face and was always ready to take us anywhere we wanted to go. We spent many holidays together and as usual Basil was up beat and laughed a lot. Basil was involved in the furniture industry foe many years and was very well respected by all of his clients and factories which he represented. We hope the fond memories you have of Basil will help to sustain you in these trying times. MAY BASIL REST IN PEACE

Natalie Yentin - 16 days ago

Dear Lori and the entire family, sending my sincere condolences on your loss.

Donna Laing - 16 days ago

My condolences to the Cohen and Klar families on your loss.

Helena and Stewart Schafer - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and family, Our sincere condolences to you all during this difficult time. Helena and Stewart Schaefer

Jeffrey brock - 16 days ago

Barry, Lisa and family, condolences on Basil's passing. While these times are always challenging, you have been blessed for many years to have had Basil and the many memories of great times he created in your lives. My thoughts are with you and may you be spared future sorrows.

William Copoloff - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and family, so very sorry to hear of basil's passing. He was always a gentleman with a warm presence and smile. May you be spared further sorrow. Billy Copoloff and family

Ruby and Sherman Salis - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and Family..please accept our heartfelt condolences.. Very sorry to hear about Basil. We remember his warmth and friendliness. With warmest wishes, Ruby and Sherman

Heidi and Mark Klar - 16 days ago

Dear Lori, Doreen and family, Sending you our deepest condolences on the passing of your father. May you take comfort in all the wonderful memories you shared together. Thinking of you and your family at this time. Heidi and Mark Klar

Bernie Pollock - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria & Family. Sad to hear of Basil's passing. Even though we knew it was inevitable, the news hits you hard when one of your friends and contemporaries is gone. My memories of Basil will always include his extensive research into anything he wanted to buy. No one pulled a fast one on Basil. I will also always remember him as a wonderful conversationalist. He had questions and opinions on all subjects. May he rest in peace, and his memory sustain you forever.

Sheilah & Arthur Zaitlin - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and family, Our heartfelt condolences on the loss of Basil. He was a true gentleman and friend. Our thoughts are with you at this very difficult time, Sheilah & Arthur

Barbara Sederoff - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and Family. My sincere sympathy to you Basil was a warm and friendly gentleman. Hopefully wonderful memories will sustain you at this sad time. Barbara Sederoff

Cynthia Zarr - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and family. I was so saddened to hear of Basil’s passing. Please accept my deepest sympathies. I hope that the memories you shared will be of some comfort to you during this very difficult and sad time. My heart goes out to you.

Judy & Phil Singer - 16 days ago

To Gloria & family: our condolences on the loss of Basil. Hopefully your memories of a lifetime together will help you through this difficult period. His passing marks the end of an era for me. Basil was the last of my first cousins from my mother’s family. Through my close friendship with his late brother, I saw a lot of Basil growing up, and and am truly saddened by his passing.

Miriam Clamen - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and family: my deepest condolences on your loss. Basil was a great guy. May you all be spared further sorrow.

Linda Babins - 16 days ago

Dear Lori and Family, Please accept my deepest condolences. May your memories of Basil always be a blessing for you.

Frances and Morty Wellen - 16 days ago

To Gloria and the entire Cohen family; Heartfelt condolences on the loss of your dear Basil. Our thoughts are with you at this very sad time, Sincerely, Frances & Morty

Lottie & Mel Shevell - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria & Family, Our deepest sympathy on your great loss. Basil was always there with a nice word and a smile. We are so grateful that we were able to be with him just a few days before entering the hospital. Please know that our thoughts are with you during these hard times. Lottie & Mel

Wendy Kosky and Vern Freedlander - 16 days ago

Dear Lori and Andy, we are very sorry to hear of the passing of Lori’s dad. We hope that the memories you have will help you through these difficult times. May his memory be for a blessing.

Katie Schachter - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria We are so sorry for your loss.Our heartfelt condolences to you and your family at this difficult time. Fondly, Bob & Katie Schachter

Sandy and Hascal Rosen - 16 days ago

Dear Gloria and Family We are saddened to learn of Basil's Passing and extend our Sincerest Condolences to you and your Family. Basil was loved by all and his Memory will not be forgotten. Long Life to all. Sandy and Hascal

Brahm & Ilana Shiller - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and the whole family, we are saddened by the passing of Basil. We have such fond memories of the many family functions and times we spent together. May his memory be a blessing to all who knew and loved him. Brahm & Ilana

Heather and Alan Vosburg - 17 days ago

Dear Lori, Doreen, Barry and families. We send our heartfelt condolences. Hoping your happy memories will give you strength in the coming days Heather and Alan

David Cohen - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria: I was shocked and deeply saddened to read about my friend Basil. He was special and did for so many of us what few can do..made us laugh many mornings with his emails. Take comfort in knowing that his memory will live on within so many of us. My very deepest sympathy to you. May he Rest In Peace. David

The Bishansky's - 17 days ago

Dear Cohen Family, We are deeply saddened to hear of the loss of your beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Whenever he came to town I'd come to see him and he was always smiling and thrilled to be with his TO family, just enjoying hanging with everyone. We hope the wonderful memories you all shared will sustain you during this difficult time. xoxo

Frances Randolph - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria & Family. I am so sorry for your loss. Hopefully your many memories will help sustain you in the difficult days ahead. Wishing you good health. Frances

Malvina Greenspon - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and family Please accept my heartfelt condolences on your sad loss of Basil. Sincerely, Malvina Greenspon

Maria and George Fanaberia - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria , Our sincere condolences to you and your family on the passing of Basil. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. We think fondly of the times we all shared together. Maria and George

CAROLE SHILLER - 17 days ago

My deepest sympathy to you on the loss of Basil. I always enjoyed his company. I particularly admired his acceptance of his illness. His emails were a bright spot in my day. May your good memories help you through this sad time.

Vera & Norman Cohen - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria please accept our deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved hubby Basil. We have ben neighbors for so many years! Stay strong sincerely Vera & Norman

Barbara Laurie-Rosenthal - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and family , my sincerest condolences to all of you…..seeing this notice reminds me of the fun we once had together on a vacation in Mexico….Mona and Doodie , we go back forever….I know you all have many memories with Gloria and Basil…hopefully your memories will help you through ….Sadly, Barbara

Norma Zipkin - 17 days ago

Condolences to Larry and the Cohen Family on the passing of your Father and Father-in-Law. Norma Zipkin.

Rosalie and Bill Greenberg - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and family, Our deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved Basil. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time.

Rosalie and Harvey Faigan - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and family, Our most heartfelt condolences on the loss of Basil Our friendship goes back many years both here and in Florida. Basil was a true gentleman. May your memories sustain you during these difficult times. Rosalie and Harvey

Rachel Gropper - 17 days ago

Gloria: Heartfelt condolences on your loss. May memories provide some comfort, as will the closeness and support of your wonderful family. His humor and email in particular were a source of good cheer regularly .

Cindy Rabinovitch Heller - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria, We were so sorry to hear about Basil. Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Our thoughts are with you during this most difficult time. Cindy & Mark Heller

Eric and Brenda Gralnick - 17 days ago

Dear Mrs. Cohen, Barry, Doreen, Lori, and Family, We were so very sorry to learn of Mr. Cohen’s passing. When his dreadful prognosis was determined, lesser men would have crumbled and given up. Instead, Basil faced the news head on, with resolute courage. May his strength of character be a source of comfort to you through these sad days. Please accept our deepest condolences, Brenda and Ricky

Ethel Udashkin Bassermann - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and family My deepest condolences on the loss of your husband Basil. May you and your family know no more sorrows. Very warmly Ethel Udashkin

Melanie Malus Abramowitz - 17 days ago

Gloria, Barry, Doreen, Lori and families- very sorry to hear about Basil. I remember him fondly, he always seemed content, very friendly and warm to us. Thinking of you at this sad time, Melanie and Joseph.

Rona and David Gold - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and Family, Our deepest sympathies and sincerest condolences on your loss. We have fond memories of Basil at Parker Plaza . Our thoughts and prayers are with you . Rona and David Gold

Susan and Jeff Milne - 17 days ago

Dear Klar and Cohen families, we are so sorry to read about your Father’s passing. Hoping your memories help you at this sad time.Susan and Jeff

Freema Lander - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria, My heartfelt condolences to you and your family at this sad time in your lives. Freema Lander

Nancy Pedvis Strohl - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria, So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you during this extremely difficult time. Nancy

Bonnie Marcus - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and Family, Our sympathies on your loss. May the memories you shared help you at this time. Bonnie and Jeff

joycegoldfarb - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and family,my profound sorrow on the loss of your dear husband and soulmate!Times like this are most painful ,but the beautiful memories that you and yours cherish will serve as a legacy to be treasured forever!

sheila and nat agensky - 17 days ago

dear gloria and family. we are so sorry for the loss of your dear husband and father. our deepest condolences to you all at this sad time.

Sheila. Rosenthal - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria my deepest sympathy on your huge loss of basil I wish you a long life sheila

Carole Copnick - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria, It was with sadness that I read of Basil's passing. Having just lost my sister, I have been out of touch, but I want to express sincere condolences to you and your family. This is indeed a difficult time for you. I wish you easy healing ...keep the memories close.

Cheri & Jeff Wise - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria & family, We are very sorry for your loss and hope that lifelong cherished memories help to carry you through this most difficult and sad time. Fondly, Cheri & Jeff Wise & family

Sharon Klar - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria, Doreen, Barry, Lori and families, Our deepest condolences to all of you. Hoping that your wonderful memories will help you at this very difficult time. May you spared further sorrows. Sharon, Ira, Jamie, Kristen, Kayley and Marc

merle kronick - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and family ,our deepest sympathies at this sad time . Merle and Rupert

Arlene and Alan Abramowicz - 17 days ago

Dear Barry ,Lisa and family. Sending you our sincere condolences from Maine. We hope that your lifetime of memories will help to console you during this very difficult time. Arlene and Alan

Doreen TanzeR - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria & family, My deepest condolences to you and your family on the loss of your dear husband and father. He was a very friendly and great guy. May you know of no more sorrows. Doreen Tanzer

Sherrill Levine - 17 days ago

To Gloria and ur entire family. I just saw u and was asking abt Basil. I had no idea he was that sick! Sending u heartfelt condolences. May he Rest In Peace and u kno of no further sorrows. Sherrill. Sincerely

martin bogante - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and family Our most heartfelt condolences. We have lost a great friend. Shared so many happy times , laughs , car buying strategies etc. There was only one Basil who was deeply loved. We send you hearts full of understanding. Linda and Martin

Jeremy Barry - 17 days ago

Barry, Lisa, Michelle and Lucas and family, my condolences on your loss.

Arlene Brotman - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria, My heartfelt condolence to you and your family on Basil’s passing.May your fond memories bring you comfort at this difficult time. Arlene

Linda Stern - 17 days ago

Dear Barry, Lisa, Lucas, Michelle and family. I’m so sorry for your loss. May your memories bring you comfort during this difficult time.

Elaine Kronish - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria and family Our deepest sympathies. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. We will miss his emails that kept us laughing fondly elaine and syd

Gary Perlman - 17 days ago

Dear Barry, I am very sorry to hear of the passing of your father. Please accept my sincere condolences.

Reesa Barr - 17 days ago

Dear Barry, Lisa, Lucas, Michelle and Family of Basil Cohen, Please accept my heartfelt condolences at this sad time and may the light of his memory continue to bring you all warmth always. Baruch Dayan HaEmet

Mona & Sol Polachek - 17 days ago

Dear Gloria & family We were so sorry to read, right this very moment, of the sad passing of Basil. Please accept our heartfelt condolences. May wonderful memories help sustain you during this difficult period . BDE Mona & Sol