Norma Cecile Block

Funeral Service:
Private Graveside
Shiva: Strictly Private Shiva. Thank you for respecting the family's wishes.
Donations:
Hebrew Free Loan Association (514)733-7128 - http://www.hflamtl.org/en/donate.php.


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Donna Kuzmarov - 1 day ago

Dear John, Our heartfelt sympathies to you and your whole family on the loss of your dear mother. May your memories be special . Donna and Irwin Kuzmarov

Monique haute coiffure - 12 days ago

To the Block family my sincere condolences Norma was very beautiful and special she.always made sure to call in the high holidays and wish my all the best she be miss by every one "G "rest her soul Amen

Barbara and Herb Kravitz - 19 days ago

Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your beloved mother. May your fond memories sustain you at this most difficult time. Hugs to both of you.

Fran and Joe - 20 days ago

Dear Trish and John, Joe and I are so sorry to hear about your loss. Please accept our condolences at this difficult time.

Martin Brook - 21 days ago

To the Block family we convey condolences. We have memories of Norma from family gatherings. Recognizing Norma in the crowd was easy because of the glint in her eye and her subtle smile. We wish you comfort in good memories. Evy & Marty Brook

Ellen and Ivan Goldstein - 21 days ago

Dear John and Trish and Family, Ivan and I were sorry to have heard of the loss of your mother. Please accept our deepest sympathies. Stay well and be safe. Ellen and Ivan Goldstein

Rachel Bilodeau - 22 days ago

Dear Ilana, John and Patricia - my deepest condolences- she will always look over you and guide from afar.

Dulcie Evin Naimer - 24 days ago

To Joan and the Block family, I do remember your Mother from many , many years ago, Joan. She was always so warm and lovely. I am sorry for your loss. Sincerely, Dulcie Evin Naimer

Stephanie and Shelly Walitt - 24 days ago

We would like to express sympathy for the loss of john’s mother.

Karin Kirshner - 25 days ago

Dearest John, Trish and Family, My heart goes out to you and yours on the passing of your dear mother, Norma. You were all blessed to have her in your lives for so many, many years and she was blessed to see her loving family grow for so many generations. She will be in your hearts forever as you keep her memory alive through the stories of her love and generosity. With love and deepest sympathy, Karin

Diane and Lenny Oberfeld - 25 days ago

Dear Johnny, Trish and Family: So sorry to hear of your loss. We still remember the time that we sat with your mother on a flight to Los Angeles an what a lovely woman she was. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

Jerry Gold - 25 days ago

My condolences to you and your loved ones. May your Mother's memory live within you and your family.

Elvira Serby - 25 days ago

Dear John, Trish and Family, Our heartfelt condolences to all. May her memory be for a blessing. Much Love, Elvira and Chuck

Linda Sohmer - 25 days ago

Dear Johnny, Pat and family, I was so saddened to hear of the loss of your mom. It's never easy to lose a parent. Please accept my heartfelt condolences and cherish all the wonderful memories. Love, Linda xox

Michael Sanders - 25 days ago

Dear Ilana, John, Trish, Moshe and family, I was sorry to learn of the passing of your dear mother / grandmother. Thinking of you at this sad time. Heartfelt condolences Michael and Carla

Dora & Al - 26 days ago

Dear John&Trish Al and I are deeply sorry for your loss. May the memories you shared together be a comfort to you and your family. Dora&Al Moskowitz

Jon Sher - 26 days ago

To the immediate family, it is customary to say - "HaMakom Yenachem Eschem B'toch Shaar Aveilei Tzion V'yerushalaim". Auntie Norma was very special to me and to my family. I visited her every year for forty years and every visit was an absolute delight. Her warm smile and sparkling eyes will always be remembered.

Barry & Bunny Hameroff - 26 days ago

This message brings heartfelt sympathy to you and your family for the sorrow you are all feeling. May she always be remembered in your heart and she will be with you always.

Linda & Ronnie Bing - 26 days ago

Dear John, Trish & Family, Ronnie & I are deeply sorry for your loss of your beloved mother, Norma. You were very lucky to have your mom for so many years. May her memory be for a blessing.

Anat Bloch Yechezkel - 26 days ago

‏Dear Family, ‏I heard of Normas passing a few days ago. ‏She was such a bright and happy being, it must be hard to part with her. May her light continue to shine throughout your lives. ‏Hugs, ‏Anat

Marim and Mark Tobenstein - 26 days ago

We send our deepest condolences on the passing of a great lady May your many memories and photographs sustain you during this difficult time We know how much she meant to you all

Gary Friedman - 26 days ago

My condolences to all of you on the passing of Auntie Norma. A lovely partner to Uncle Ben, she helped anchor life over the years on Grosvenor and beyond. We all spent many great times in her presence where Auntie Norma's comforting calm and humour was always present. Nephew Gary

Gail Ittelson - 26 days ago

May her memory be a blessing!

Anne & Jerry Teich - 26 days ago

So sorry. You were blessed to have each other for such a long time. Never long enough

Joanne Kahalas - 27 days ago

So sorry for your loss. May your mother’s memory be a blessing

Ava and Mike - 27 days ago

Dear Trish and John Our deepest sympathies on the loss of your beloved mother. How lucky she was to be loved by such a wonderful family. Our love and hugs to you Ava and Mike

Noga Hoffer - 27 days ago

Dear Trish & John so sorry to hear this sad news of the passing of your mom May all her memories be a blessing Paul and I are sending You lots of hugs 🤗

Sharon and Jeff Feig - 27 days ago

So sorry to hear of your loss. May memories of time shared help your pain. Keep her memory alive by remembering events you shared together.

audrey and glenn reisner - 27 days ago

We are so sorry for your loss. Even as we grieve, we know that love endures. Wishing you peace. May the memories stay forever beautiful and forever in your hearts.

Myrna Housefather - 27 days ago

Dear John, Trish and Family. My sincere condolences on the passing of a very special lady. I know how difficult it is to mourn a loss during these trying time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Myrna Housefather

Trina Schwartz - 27 days ago

Dear John and Trish.So sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother and Mother in law. Our sincere condolences. Trina and Joel Schwartz

Michael G Raiten - 27 days ago

Dear John and Trish Rita and I are so very sorry for your loss. May her memory be a blessing.

Karen and Howard Kessler - 27 days ago

Dear John, Trish and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. We know the love of your family and the memories you have, will help you through the coming days. Love, Karen and Howard

Sandi Sullivan - 27 days ago

Dear John and Trish: Our thoughts are with you at this sad time. With empathy and love, Sandi and Terry Sullivan

Lois and Bernie Grossman - 27 days ago

Dear Johnny, Patsey and family, Our sincere condolences on the loss of your mother and mother-in-law. May fond memories sustain you at this difficult time. Lois and Bernie

Phil & Vicki Stein - 27 days ago

Dear john & Patricia, So sorry for your loss. Thinking about you during tis difficult time.

Michelle Thompson - 27 days ago

Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs your way.

Roz Alster - 27 days ago

I am so sorry for you. May your mother’s memory be a blessing.

Bobby Buxbaum - 27 days ago

Carol I want to extend our deepest sympathies on the loss of John's mother. Hope that you and your family are staying safe, during these crazy times.

Sheryl Klein - 27 days ago

Sending my condolences and love to you. Mat time and sweet memories help to ease the pain of your sorrow.

Shelley Simon - 27 days ago

Dear John and Trish Sending you my sincerest sympathy and much love at this difficult time. I truly believe that that anyone loved as much as your mother/mother-in-law will continue to live in you both. Shelley

Adele & Michael Ginsberg - 27 days ago

We are so sorry to hear of your great loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult time. Fondly, Adele & Michael Ginsberg

Brigitte Valenti - 27 days ago

So, so sorry to hear about your loss. Ben and I sending our Love and deepest Sympathy. Brigitte & Ben

Barbara Ann Leviton - 27 days ago

Condolence for a special Mother-mother in law.

Howard Teplitz - 27 days ago

Sorry for your loss. May her memory always serve as a blessing

Iris & Arthur Liblit - 27 days ago

Our condolences for the loss of your Mother (mother-in-law). She looked like such a lovely lady. We hope in time that happy memories will ease your sorrow.

Jill and Hal Voletsky - 27 days ago

All our deepest condolences on the loss of John's mother.

Ilene & Geri - 27 days ago

John & Trish: So very loss for your loss. What a wonderful person she must have been. May her memory be a blessing.

Arlene & Seymour Isenberg - 27 days ago

Dear Patsy and Johnny, Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your dear mother. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Arlene & Seymour Isenberg

Hebrew Free Loan Association - 27 days ago

Condolences to John and Trish Block and family from the Board and staff of Hebrew Free Loan Association.

Alice Solomon - 27 days ago

Dear John and Pat Our deepest condolences to you on loss. I still remember your mother sitting with us in shul during the holidays. Alice & Shlomo

Joanie & Allan Reichson - 27 days ago

Dear John and Patsy, Extending our condolences to you and your whole family on your Mother's passing.

Brissa Berkovits - 27 days ago

My condolences on your loss.

Penny and Michael Cohen - 27 days ago

John and Pat. Our deep condolences on the loss of your mum. Fond memories of cherished moments will help through these troubled times. Penny and Michael Cohen

Rona and Morley Miller - 27 days ago

Dear Family, We read with deep sadness about the passing of your beloved Norma.. She was a very special woman and will be missed by all of us who were priviledged to be part of her life. May she rest in peace and her memory be always in your hearts.. We extend our deepest sympathy to all of you.

rhoda bessner - 27 days ago

Dear Johnny and Family Ken and I extend our sincere condolences to you on the passing of your wonderful and accomplished mother. May your wonderful memories of her sustain you through this difficult time. Fondly Rhoda

Maureen and Larry Lang - 27 days ago

Dear John and Trish. Our deepest condolences on the very sad loss of your dear mother. Although we didn’t know her, she sounded like a wonderful caring person who led a very good life and was so very committed to her family, friends and the community. We hope good memories will help sustain you in the difficult days ahead. Maureen and Larry

Ellen & Earl Adler - 28 days ago

Dear Johnny, Patsy and family. We are so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. Our deepest condolences to you and your family. May your fond memories help you through this difficult time.

Livia kerner - 28 days ago

Dear Trish. I’m so sorry for your loss. Please accept my deepest sympathy.sincerely Livia

Sandy & Allen Quallenberg - 28 days ago

Dear Johnny, Patsy & Block Family Please accept our sincere condolences on your loss. It's never easy to lose a parent. Our hearts go out to all of you at this sad time. May she be a blessing to all of you now and forever. Sandy & Allen

morton beutel - 28 days ago

Dear John .Please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of your Mother .Our families were very close as your late Dad and my Father were involved in Jewish Education .In addition we enjoyed a close business relation as a supplier and customer of Fabric Bindings My father many times told me how your Grand Father played an important role in his becoming a Men's Clothing manufacturer and in later years when I ran into you I noticed you had the same high standards as an individual and businessman Morton Beutel

Linda Besner - 28 days ago

Dear John, Trish and family, we are saddened to hear of the passing of your mom. She was a very special lady. Over the years our paths have crossed and more recently I was amazed to see how sharp she was. One of my fondest memories of her took place long ago, when I spent a few days with you and Joan at your house up north. She made me feel welcome and so comfortable. May your wonderful memories comfort you. Linda and Mort

Sue Wener - 28 days ago

Dear Johnny and Trish, Please accept out sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved mother and mother-in-law. May you be spared from further sorrows. Sue and Ron Wener

Essie & Jack Rosenthal - 28 days ago

Dear Johnny & Trish. Please accept our most sincere sympathy on the loss of your Mom. May you know no more sorrow

The Brook Family - 28 days ago

Dear Block Family, Baruch Dyan Ha'Emes. Please accept our most sincere and profound condolences on the loss of your beloved Norma. Our memories with her will be always be an inspiration and blessing to us all. Hamakom yenakhem etekhem betokh shaar avelay tziyon viyrushalayim. Evelyn, Martin, Melanie and Benjamin

Dorothy & Don Roter - 28 days ago

Dear Trish & Johnny, We would just like to extend our sincere condolence to you and your entire family. Your mom, Johnny, seems to have been quite the lady and I am sure you and the family will carry many fond memories of your time together.

Susan and Lawrence Sklar - 28 days ago

Dear John and Patsy Please accept our sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved mother Fondly Susan and Lawrence

Mark Rabinovitch - 28 days ago

Dear Johnny and Patsy. So sorry for your loss. Please accept my sincere condolences.

Bruce Vineberg - 28 days ago

To the Block family, my deepest sympathy on the passing of your dear mother. She was a friend of my mothers and a neighbour in the country. May your fond memories be a source of comfort during this difficult time. Bruce.

Donna and Larry Rudolf - 28 days ago

Norma was a much loved and best friend of our Mother/Mother in-Law, Phyllis Etcovitch. We knew her so well, over the many years as a dear and treasured friend of ours, too. Our sincere condolences to all of her family. May her memory be a blessing to all who knew and loved her. Donna and Larry.

Alvin Segal - 28 days ago

Dear John & the entire Block Family, My sincere sympathies on your mothers passing. I remember her so well, especially with your father Ben. Ben taught me so much about how to manufacture mens tailored trousers successfully. He was such an expert, such a fine gentleman. Always together with your mother at different community events at Talmud Torah and Shaar Hashomayim - we had so much in common. I remember when you came into the business, you had the opportunity to learn from an expert. Memories take me back almost 70 years. Again my sincere sympathies, Alvin Segal

Julie Lesser - 28 days ago

Dear John, Trish and family, My deepest sympathies on the loss of your beloved mother and mother-in-law. May the special memories you share provide you with strength during this very difficult time.

Michael and Wendy Green - 28 days ago

Dear John, Trish and family, I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your dear Mother. Wendy joins me in offering you our sincere condolences. I was fortunate to count Norma as one of my clients. We had a wonderful professional relationship over many years which evolved into a personal friendship. I always enjoyed visiting with her whether on Grosvenor or at the Waldorf. She had a wonderful sense of humor and a smile in her eyes, always ready with a story, most often about her grandchildren. You could see the pride she had discussing their accomplishments. May wonderful memories sustain you at this difficult time. Sincerely, Mike and Wendy

Trudy and Eddie Lohner - 28 days ago

Dear Patsy and Johnny,Eddie and I wish to extend our condolences on the loss of your mother.May you be spared further sorrow. Love,Trudy and Eddie

Nancy & Ady Koffler - 28 days ago

Dear John, Trish & family. Please accept our sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. May your memories of shared good times comfort you at this difficult moment. Nancy & Ady Koffler

Corey Schwartz - 28 days ago

My condolences

Sandy and Auby Weiner - 28 days ago

Dear Johnny,Patsy and family, Our condolences on the loss of your beloved mother.May all your wonderful memories help you at this difficult time.

Gita and Benny - 28 days ago

Dear Patsy and Johnny, Benny and I extend our sincere condolences to you and the family on the loss of Norma. She had such a great sense of humour. May you be comforted by the memories of special times together.

Larraine and Dan Rosenthal - 28 days ago

Dear Patsy and Johnny, Larraine and I wish to extend our deepest sympathies on the loss of your Mom. May you be spared further sorrows Love Larraine and Dan

Frances Winterstein and Michael Lowsky````````````````````````` - 28 days ago

Dear Johnny, Patsy and Family, We are very saddened to know that you have lost your mother, mother- in-law, grandmother and great- grandmother. We send you all our deepest condolences and we hope that you will draw strength from one another to help you get through these most difficult days and challenges ahead. Frances and Michael

Susan & Fred Lipes - 28 days ago

Dear Johnny & Patsy, Our sincere condolences on the loss of your mother, grandmother & great grand mother. Our thoughts are with you. Fondly, Susan & Fred

Rosie Lisogurski - 28 days ago

Dear Patsy and Johnny, our special friends, Please accept our sincere condolences on the loss of your mother, mother-in-law and grandmother. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Your devotion to her and your memories will bring you comfort. Love, Rosie and Mike Lisogurski

Rhea Tock - 28 days ago

BDE ❤️ Treasure all your wonderful memories!

Nancy Pedvis Strohl - 28 days ago

Dear Block family, I was so sorry to read of Norma’s passing. She and my late Dad were seated at the same dinner table at the Waldorf. I always enjoyed chatting with her every Friday night at the Shabbat table. Thinking of you during this most difficult time. Sincerely, Nancy Pedvis Strohl

Pearl Orenstein and Larry Eisen - 29 days ago

Dear Trish, Johnny and family. Sincere condolences on your loss. May you find comfort in your treasured memories at this difficult time. Pearl and Larry

CAROL FINKELSTEIN - 29 days ago

I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your dear mother, grandmother and great grandmother. May all your wonderful memories get you through through your loss. Carol Schnarch Finkelstein

Claude Belanger - 29 days ago

Condolences to my friend Ilana and to all her family.

Judith and Harold Bricks - 29 days ago

We were so sorry to hear about the loss of your dear mother, grandmother and great grandmother, I remember the wonderful times spent at the home in Ste Agathe, the seders at the De Sola club and dinners at your lovely home in West Mount. She will be sorely missed

Maxine and Stephen Sanders - 29 days ago

Dear John and Trish, Joan and entire family, Sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved mother. She was a lovely lady. Maxine and Stephen

Susan Berger - 29 days ago

John and Trish and family , My deepest sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your dear mother. You are so fortunate to have her in your lives for so long as she was to have you and your family. Susan Berger

Carla & Allan Levine - 29 days ago

Dear Johnny and Trish, Please accept our sincere condolences on the loss of your blessed Mother (Mother-in-Law.) We hope your treasured memories will help you at this difficult time.

Shmuel and Idit Bloch - 29 days ago

We loved Norma and she will be missed, despite the physical distance between us, she has always been within us, with the vitality, moments of laughter and jokes that were in every meeting we were in her company. We are glad we had such a special family member. Her image will always be engraved in our hearts. We send love and a hug to the whole family in Canada, from the whole family in Israel.

Sylvia Serchuk - 29 days ago

Dear Trish and family So sorry to hear of your loss. You spoke so kindly of her. Sylvia and Charles

Enid Solloway-Goldberg - 29 days ago

Heartfelt condolences to the entire Block Family. My thoughts are with you at this most difficult time. May all your wonderful memories sustain you. Enid Solloway

Arlene Fels - 29 days ago

Dear Joan and family Norma was very loyal and best friend. She knew my mom when she saw her somewhere. I was shocked about her death. But she lived to be well until now. Be well and she had a great sense of humour. I used to sit. With her at entertainment at Waldorf. Love you Joan

Charna & Mannie Young - 29 days ago

Dear Johnny, Patsy & family, May fond memories of your beloved mother, mother-in-law & grandma bring you solace. Your unconditional devotion to her well being will always be remembered. Fondly, Charna & Mannie

Maxine Bloom - 29 days ago

Our deepest condolences to you and John and the whole family. Losing a mom at any age leaves a huge void. We wish everyone strength and courage, especially in these very trying times. Sharing good memories brings comfort so we hope even during a zoom shiva this will be very possible. With love and friendship, Maxine and Vic

Roslyn and Jack Hirsh - 29 days ago

Dear Johnny and Patsy, We want to extend our deepest sympathies to you and your family on the loss of your mother. May good memories help you through this difficult time. Roslyn and Jack

Murray Shostak - 29 days ago

Dear Johnny,Trish and family, please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved mother Norma. What a full and rewarding life you all had with her. May you be blessed with many fond memories to get you through these trying times.

Sandy sankoff - 29 days ago

Dear john, Trish and family Please accept my deepest condolences .norma was a wonderful woman I am sure she will be missed. May your memories of her comfort you at this time.

Marilyn & Gerry Spevack - 29 days ago

Dear Johnny, Trish and family. We are so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. Our deepest condolences to you and your family. May your good memories help you through this sad time.

Sheila Epstein - 29 days ago

Dear John and Family, Thinking of you at this sad time and sending sincere condolences on the loss of your dear Mother. May you take comfort in many special memories you and your whole family shared with her. Sheila

Rhoda and Sam Arnold - 29 days ago

Dear Johnny, Trish and family, Our sincere condolences on the passing of your mother and grandmother. May treasured memories sustain you at this difficult time. Sincerely, Rhoda and Sam Arnold.

Donna and Irwin Kuzmarov - 29 days ago

Dear John, Trish, and the whole family, we send our heartfelt sympathies on the loss of a special mother, grandmother, great grandmother. Keep all your memories close to you as you go through this difficult loss . We wish we could be with you and give you our sympathies and hugs in person. Please know we are thinking of you, Donna and Irwin

Ruthie and Ricky Sherman - 29 days ago

Dear John ,Patsy and family..we are so sorry for your loss.May you know no further sorrows and may your memories sustain you through this difficult time.. Hugs Ruthie and Ricky

Natalie & Sheldon Cutler - 29 days ago

Dear Johnny, Trish and family. We are so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. Our deepest condolences to you and your family. May your fond memories help you through this sad time.

Nella and Miron - 29 days ago

Dear Johnny, Trishie, and your beautiful family, What a wonderful legacy your mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, and great-grandmother has left you. Cherish the memories. Sending you our hugs and heartfelt condolences. Nella and Miron

Rebecca + Jack Lisogurski - 29 days ago

Condolences. We hope your good memories will comfort you.

Carole Prussin Blank - 29 days ago

Dear Family, I have only fond memories of Norma from sitting with her in shul over the years. My thoughts and heart are with you at this strange and difficult time. Sincerely, Carole Prussin

Lois Baron - 29 days ago

Condolences to the entire Block family. May her memory be a blessing to you all. Lois

Connie and Roy Fleischman - 30 days ago

Norma was one of my favourite first cousins. So kind, gentle and beautiful with a dry sense of humour. I was honoured to be at her wedding when I was just a teenager and we are so sorry for your loss. With love, Connie and Roy Fleischman.