In Memory of John Anthony Mastromatteo
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John in his 81st year. John passed away in Ottawa on June 30th after a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He is survived by his wife of 53 years Anne Marie (nee DeClercq). Loving father of Denise (Kirk), Marcus (Crystal) and his 7 beautiful grandchildren. Predeceased by his youngest daughter Eleana. John served as an educator for over 35 years, both as a retired principal from the Toronto Catholic School Board and as a trustee for Dufferin Peel. He loved sports, especially the New York Rangers and enjoyed many events at Woodbine Racetrack. Visitations will be held at the Heritage Funeral Complex on Monday, July 11th, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. with a funeral mass to follow. Donations to Parkinson’s Canada, would be appreciated. Online condolences can be left for the family at www.heritagefh.ca
Our deepest condolences.
Wishing you peace.
Godspeed Uncle John,
Paul and Catharine Grossi and family
Our heartfelt condolences to the whole family. We are truly saddened by John’s passing. May he R.I.P.
Francine and Alain xoxo
So sorry for your loss.
Diane and Denis
Thank you for all the wonderful memories, and conversational wisdom JM. I’m sure we’ll still can get you free racing forms in heaven, I just need to make some calls. Sending prayers filled with love to all the family always, especially during this difficult time. Brandon & Family
Sending prayers, love and support to the entire Family as you greave the loss John’s passing. May he Rest In Peace
Dear Mastromatteo Family,
We are so sad to hear our Uncle John has passed away.
We will pray for your family and remember the great time we had growing up with such a fun Uncle.
We know there is a bridge game happening in heaven. Much Love. Niece Ann and Mario
Dear Anne Marie and Family,
Our deepest condolences in the passing of John. May you find peace and comfort in your loving memories and through the support of your friends and family.
Frances Lima and Carolyn Filice
Mo and I share deeply your loss as John moves on to the next phase of eternity. We hope that your family strength helps make this time more bearable now and in the future.
I have a lifetime of good memories of the many experiences John and I had over the years.
Rest in peace, Uncle John. Sincere condolences to Aunt Anne, Denise, Marcus and families. He will be missed by many.
The LaPore Family
Anne Marie, Denise and Marcus and families.
Our prayers and condolences to each of you.
Mike and John had many funny and lively stories through hockey and down in Niagara.
John will be missed by many who knew him.
Very Sorry for your loss.
Denise, you, your Mom, Marcus and family are in our thoughts and prayers. “May the sorrow you feel in your heart lighten by the love that surrounds you.”
Dear Anne and family:
I taught with John at St. Stephen’s School and was deeply saddened to hear of his passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Our heartfelt condolences to everyone. May he rest in peace.
Linda & Peter xoxo
Oh, Anne Marie! Angie and I were so saddened to learn of the passing of our dear friend John. Our hearts go out to you.
How well we remember the early years, John playing his Ovation guitar at masses and special occasions. How well I remember his visits to St. Roch’s and special moments there.
Though he is no longer with us, our memories will linger on and on.