Melville, Gregory Ivor

Melville, Gregory Ivor

February 21st, 2019

On the evening of Thursday, February 21st, 2019, Greg passed away peacefully, surrounded by family and close friends.  Born on January 31st, 1964, in George, South Africa, Greg continues to live through his wife, Bonita, daughters, Le-Jé, Chloé and Callyn; as well as his much loved grandson, Rowan.  He is remembered by his siblings, family-in-law, along with his many nieces and nephews.  He touched many people through his gregarious personality, selfless nature and everlasting love for God.  After a fervent eleven-month battle with pancreatic cancer, he finally rests easy.  The funeral service will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service.  In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Greg are asked to consider the Ark Aid Street Mission. 

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marianne brooksSincere condolences to Melville family and Bonny and kids. Grew up in 6th Avenue ( Marianne Malgas). Deeply touched by my childhood friend's passing. Thinking of the family in this time of sadness.
Winston ArriesA righteous oak has fallen, a giant of the Faith has been called, a mighty and courageous warrior has finished his battle on Earth to take up his spiritual battle on behalf of God. I stand amazed at the fire you had for God- the selfless sacrifice you made for the advancement of God's Kingdom. Never have I met a man with so much love for God as you, my brother. Thank you for pouring yourself out into so many of us. We thank you as well, Bonnie, for being obedient in releasing Greg back to God as his natural job is done, and he is taking up his mandate for the Kingdom. You, also have done a great job. We love and honour you. Hamba kahle my brother, my friend. Winnie, Helga, Emma-Jane and Jade.
Auburn kellyOur deepest condolences to Bob and the children and grandchildren.What a privileged it was to know Greg a friend indeed.MayGod hand of peace and comfort rest on you.Adios Amigo.
Chantel Kelly Auburn meant Bon. Thinking and praying for you during these trying times. Greg is safe in the arms of God. Your house in Kuils River, Western Cape, South Africa we still pass your house. Fond memories of you guys. Sterkte Bonnie en kinders. 🙏
Tim & Karen AndersonSending our heart-felt condolences to you Bonny, Le-Je, Chloe, Callyn, Rowan and the extended Melville family. We had the great pleasure of being introduced to Greg (and Bonny) by my parents who had been neighbours in London and remained friends. We remember Greg as a lovely, vibrant man, a gifted conversationalist and that he deeply for his family. Greg will be missed.
Douglas WhitelawDuring the all-too-brief time Greg volunteered at the Ark Aid Mission, we knew him to be kind, dedicated to his family and God. Always quick with a laugh, too. Our condolences to all who loved him. May his faith carry you through these days.
Beverley BondyOur thoughts and prayers are with you Chloe and your family. We share in your loss with deepest Sympathy. May you find comfort with family and friends. We are Justin's Aunts and Uncles Bev Bondy. Linda Clark. Gloria Morand. Deb West Ken & Cyndie Stephens. Rick Stephens
Barry and SonjaDearest Le-Je, Bonnie and family Our hearts are heavy for you, our heartfelt condolences to you during this very difficult time, may God comfort you and carry you, rest assured that Greg is finally at peace. all our love Barry, Sonja and Calvin
RajOur sympathies and prayers are with you as you celebrate and remember Greg who has been called to do greater things in the higher regions we are and have been blessed to have had him in our lives . Our prayers and thoughts go out to the family as we know That God will give you the strength His wisdom and guiding hand during these testing times God bless Raj and family
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