Dr. Barnett Giblon passed away peacefully, after a sudden and brief hospitalization, in the loving company of his family on Nov. 22, 2022.
Beloved husband to Beverley (nee Shubinsky) for 66 years; devoted father and father-in-law to Andrew and Cheryl Giblon, Jay Giblon and Karen Adler, and Heidi Giblon; proud grandfather of Rebecca, Melissa and Joel Giblon, Rachel and Allen Pimienta, Shmuel Giblon, Tamara Giblon and Duzie Rothman, Aviva Giblon, and Binyamin Giblon; great-grandfather of Amiella and Rafael Pimienta; brother and brother-in-law of the late Rosalie and Peter Nowell, Eunice and Barry Swadron, and Joy and Marshall Goodman. Barney will be sadly missed by all of his family, friends and community.
A family physician and surgeon, head of family medicine at Scarborough General Hospital, medical educator at the University of Toronto and a leader in the Toronto medical community. Brilliant, generous, hard-working, creative and artistic, and funny.
Thanks to Drs. Mollangi, Ma and Shetty, and to the nurses and staff at North York General Hospital.