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Obituary of Martin John Joseph Saliba
Martin passed peacefully at QHC-Belleville General Hospital on Friday, December 31, 2021 in his 85th year. Son of the late Martin and Mary Saliba. Beloved husband of Bonnie Saliba of Belleville. Loving father of Richard (Glenda) Saliba of Cambridge and Matthew Saliba of Grimsby. Proud grandfather of Christopher of Kingston and Erin of Cambridge. Martin is survived by his sisters, Virginia Galea, Dolores Pike, both of Toronto and his brothers, George Saliba of Buckhorn and Joe (Kathy) Saliba of Oakville. He is predeceased by his brother David Saliba (JoAnn surviving). He is fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews as well as by Bonnie’s children, Michael (Cora) Pheasey, Patrick (Cherry) Pheasey, Maureen (Darryl) Mah and Kerry (Geoffrey) Gooderham and their families. Martin was retired from his life-long career at Procter and Gamble. In retirement he enjoyed world travel with his wife, Bonnie.
The family will receive friends at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, on Monday, January 10 from 2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church, 399 Victoria Avenue, on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.
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Cremation to follow the service with inurnment at Assumption Cemetery, Mississauga. If desired, Memorial Donations to the Gleaners Food Bank (Belleville) or to Covenant House (Toronto) would be appreciated by the family.