Arnold Vassell

Obituary of Arnold Leopold Vassell

VASSELL, Arnold Leopold ...a.k.a. King Shine. April 8, 1942 – July 9, 2021 It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of our patriarch Arnold , affectionately known as King Shine and Papa Shine to many. He passed away in his sleep on July 9th and is survived by his wife of 58 + year, Dorothy, his children Phillip, Elaine, Lynden, Marcia, Dave, Chris, Clint; grandchildren, Jenelle, Kamilah, Anika, Zahra, DeShaun, Xavier, Gordon, Saidah, Dejha, Benjamin, Terrence, Donyelle, Kahli; great grandchildren Camoya, J'Dore, Nhylah, Zayden; and his siblings Ralphord and Ian. He was an entrepreneur, a deejay, a welder, and a great father who always veered toward the positive. He loved to dance and entertain and was always willing to help others. Our Shining Star. Funeral Home Viewing: Wednesday July 22, 2021 Covenant Funeral Homes (Balmoral Chapel) 2505 Eglinton Avenue East, Scarborough, Ontario M1K 2R1 www.covenantfuneralhomes.com. Hours of Visitation: 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM Funeral Service: Friday July 23, 2020 West Toronto Church of God 1655 Wilson Avenue North York, Ontario Times: 09:00 – 10:00 AM visitation at church 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM church service 11:00 AM Procession to grave site Final Resting Place/gravesite: Beechwood Cemetery [Section 16] 7241 Jane Street (South of Hwy 407) Concord, Ontario Repast : Friday July 23, 2021 Jamaican Canadian Association 995 Arrow Road Toronto Ontario Time: 1:00 PM – Midnight Covid-19 restrictions are in effect. Church service and funeral service will be streamed via Youtube and Facebook. Search Youtube link for Covenant Funeral Home then Arnold Vassell