Bakkas Gebrail

Obituary of Bakkas Gebrail

Gebrail, Bakkas

With deep sadness, we announce the death of our father and grandfather Bakkas Gebrail on Saturday July 15, 2017 at the age of 87. Husband of the late Jamila Gebrail (2015). Beloved father of Antoinette and Elias Khayat, Sandy and Tony Martinho, Joe and Laurice Gebrail, Theresa Gebrail, Tony and Kim Gebrail, Rosie Gebrail. Beloved grandfather of Alexander, Alana, Andre, Anthony, Andrew, Bakhous, Joey, Sarah, Abigail and Max. Great-grandfather of Madelyn. Brother to Hanna Raffoul, Wardi Zakaria, Marie Raymon. Predeceased by his brothers Assad, Sarkis, Hanna; sisters Mosa Diab, Badiya Obeid and Theresa Nehmettalah. Bakkas will also be dearly missed by many brothers and sisters in-law as well as many nieces and nephews. Our father was a kind and generous man who will be missed by all who knew him. A special thank you is extended to the CCAC whose support allowed him to remain in his home. As he wished and prayed for he is finally reunited with the love of his life, his wife Jamila. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519 326-2631) on Monday from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Mass of the Ressurection to celebrate Bakkas's life will be held on Tuesday July 18, 2017 at St. Anthony's Church, 280 Talbot St. E. Leamington at 10:00 a.m.. Entombment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations to Erie Shores Health Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at