Eddy Elias

Funeral Service: Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Private Graveside
Shiva: Strictly Private Shiva. Thank you for respecting the family's wishes.
Dialysis unit c/o McGill University Health Centre Foundation, (514) 843-1543.

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Heather teich - 9 days ago

Dear roz, Eddie and yourself meant alot to me..I remember how eddie loved our home grown lettuce, our goldens and our twins..do known we loved you and eddie as well..I'm so saddened to hear of Eddie's passing..may his memories sustain you and your beautiful family during this difficult time. B.d.e

Brian Ferstman - 19 days ago

Dear Roz and family, My sincere condolences on the passing of a sweet man, who so generously shared with me his memories and photos of a time long past when he and my father Abe worked together. Brian

Janet Aronoff & Phil Sherman - 21 days ago

Dear Roz, Bonnie, Marci and family, So very sorry to hear of Uncle Eddy’s passing, beloved husband, devoted father, grandfather and great-grandfather, so greatly loved. Cherish the memories, the love stays with you forever. Sincere condolences, Janet and Phil

Hershey Goldenblatt - 23 days ago

My heartfelt condolences for your loss. Hershey

Karen Aronoff - 23 days ago

Dear Roz, Marcy, Bonnie and family, I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of Eddie. What a horrible time to lose someone so dear to you! May your treasured memories be a comfort to you. With heartfelt condolences, Karen and Benoit

Andrea Smith - 24 days ago

Roz, I am sorry to hear of Sonny's passing. I have so many wonderful memories of visiting Montreal with mom and staying with you. I can picture your house! I so enjoyed visiting you both in Florida and seeing you again in NYC when you came to visit Mom. That was such a bright spot for her - she loved Sonny so! My sisters and I send our love and deepest condolences to you and your family.

Sylvio and Ruth Caro - 25 days ago

Dear Rosaline, Marcy, Bonnie and the family, It was heartbreaking to hear of Eddy's passing so suddenly. Eddy was always determined to enjoy life to its fullest and I believe he fulfilled that goal, right to the end, even while on dialysis. The twinkle in his eyes and his infectious smile revealed his inner self. We will remember him fondly. We want to extend our most sincere condolences to the family. May his memory and your memories of him offer you strength in these difficult times. Sylvio, Ruth, David and Dhani

Rena Entus - 25 days ago

My condolences to the whole family. It is sad and hard to lose someone you love and respect. Thank goodness we ahve wonderful memories to cherish and treasure; thank goodness we have great and funny and heartwarming stories to share. May you share them and be a comfort to each other. May Eddy rest in peace and be a "behtr" for those fr wwhom he cared.

Renita Fischler - 25 days ago

My condolences to the whole family

Sari Friedman - 26 days ago

Sincere condolences to the whole family. Eddy was a warm and lovely person. Fond memories of spending time with Roz & Eddy in Florida.

Joni Silberstein Shapiro - 26 days ago

My late parents, Helen and Jack Silberstein enjoyed spending time at the Royal Coast with Eddie and Roz. They spoke so highly of him. May the family find comfort in their memories of him.

Marla & Jay Rosen - 26 days ago

Dear Bonnie & Irwin Thinking of you and you family at this sad time in your lives. Cherish the good times and remember the happy time’s you shared with your Father.

Jacques Perrier et Hélène Baril - 26 days ago

To the entire family, our deepest condolences.

Jack & Mindy Cohen - 26 days ago

Our deepest condolences on the loss of Eddie. I will always cherish the close ties our families had those many years ago especially the close friendship our our parents. I remember fondly the winter holidays in the laurentians and the antics Eddie used to do with hopping on the back of someones skis trying to ski downhill as a passenger. He always called me handsome harry and I will remember him fondly . He must be now setting up a card game with my parents hoping that someone up there has a 'pishka'

Ruby Frankel - 26 days ago

Dear Roz, and Family, Please accept my sincere condolences on the passing of Eddie. We were golf buddies and became good friends as couples. I think fondly of our good times together. Ruby Frankel

Lee Ann Linder - 26 days ago

May the Source of peace bring comfort to those who mourn.

Monika Simon - 26 days ago

Dear Mrs. Elias and family, We are so sorry for your loss. May your memories of him carry you through this hard time. Our deepest condolences. Monica & the staff at the pharmacy

Israel Bonds Montreal - 26 days ago

To the family of the late Eddy Elias, On behalf of the staff and management of Israel bonds, please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of Eddy. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. May your memories give you comfort, and may you be spared further sorrow. With our deepest sympathy, Israel Bonds

Rita and Fred Essner - 26 days ago

DearRoz,Bonnie,Marcieandfamilies We are truly saddened by the loss of our best friend Eddy. Freddy and Eddy met at 5 years old on St Urbain St. We stayed in touch over the years,he was there pacing with us at the birth of our first child When we moved to Chomedey,the first ones to come and visit us over the bridge were Roz and Eddy. We continued to see each other even in winter in Florida. As a matter of fact we had lunch together three weeks ago May your good memories heal your loss. Rita ,Fred ,Judi and Harriet

Ethelyne Fruchter - 26 days ago

Dear Ros and Family, Our deepest condolences on the loss of your beloved husband,father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Ethel and Morty Fruchter

Taran Family - 26 days ago

Dearest cousins, we are deeply saddened to hear about Eddy's passing. There was no question that when getting together, Eddy would be impeccably dressed with a smile, and always ready to ask about how everyone is doing. May the wonderful memories you shared and carry in your heart help guide you through this most difficult time, We are thinking of you and sending love. Donna, Michael and Abby

Nina Cohen Myers - 26 days ago

Dear Ros, Bonnie, Marcy and families, It fills me with extreme sadness to learn of Eddy’s passing - a beloved member of the Elias-Brodkin-Cohen ‘family’. Very fond and special memories of togetherness go back decades - winter vacations in the Laurentians, the weekly card games, simchas. And always Eddy was there with his sunny smile, humour and obvious enjoyment when interacting, not only with his kids, but with the rest of us other kids as well. May your wonderful memories of Eddy bring you comfort at the very sad time and in years to come.

Carol Jacobson and Harvey Beitchman - 26 days ago

Myrna Rabinovitch - 26 days ago

Dear Roz and Family, My deepest condolences on the loss of your husband, Eddy. I recently had the pleasure of talking with him on Charest, my old street. We talked about being neighbours 55 years ago. It was nice seeing you both again. May all your wonderful memories keep him close to you all. Myrna R.

Mona Portigal - 26 days ago

Dear Rob,Bonnie,and Marcy, my deepest sympathy on the loss of your beloved Eddie. My all the sweet memories sustain you at this difficult time.

Jay Aaron - 26 days ago

Deb and I were so sad to hear of Eddy’s sudden passing. Whenever we were fortunate enough to be able to spend time with him and Roz at family functions he was such an enjoyable friendly warm individual. We will miss him. To the entire family please accept our heartfelt condolences.

David Brodkin - 26 days ago

To the entire family, our deepest condolences. It has been a number of years since we have seen the family, but the memories will never be forgotten. You should be blessed with Eddie's memory for ever. David and Helene Brodkin

Bill Noraian - 27 days ago

Roz and Eddy were dear friends of my late wife Anne and me in Florida for over forty years. We went out for dinner many times during their stay at the Royal Coast. I will miss Eddy in Florida. We spent a lot of time together. I saw his children grow up, get married, and have children. My son Kirk enjoyed them very much when he visited Florida. I will deeply miss Eddy.

Gertie Brodkin - 27 days ago

Dear Roz, Bonnie, Marcy and family. It was with a sense of extreme loss, one of a family member when I learned of Eddy’s passing. Our relationship goes back to before your marriage, and our friendship continued over the many years. My heart goes out to all of you. May you find comfort, at this terrible time, with thoughts of the many good times. All my love, Gertie

Elliott Brodkin & Rena Lipsey - 27 days ago

Dear Roz, Bonnie, Marcy and families. We’re very sorry to learn of Eddie’s passing. All through my childhood our family’s lives were so intertwined, together with the Cohen’s. Our parents were as close as siblings, spending most recreational time together. So close we called Roz & Eddie “aunt and uncle”. And those card games! These are my enduring memories from growing up. They will always bring a smile to my face. Although it’s been many years since we’ve been in each other’s company, we will always think of your family with great fondness. We wish you strength and peace during this time of sadness.

Bradley Brodkin - 27 days ago

Auntie Roslyn (you’ll always be that to me), Bonnie & Marcy, I was so sorry to hear the news, but the memories of Uncle Eddie go very deep. To call him a class act doesn’t begin to describe him or who he was. As the baby of the bunch, he always made me feel like I was a part of everything. And as I grew up and started working at the store with my dad, I learnt a lot from him and how he handled himself in business and how he treated people. It’s things I’ve used my entire adult life in my own business as well as my personal life. His memories will live in all who knew him as they will even more so for all of you and your families. May his memory be a blessing for all and may he Rest (probably in a suit and tie) In Peace Our sincere condolences and may you be spared any further pain and sorrow, Bradley, Joanne, Jory & Adina Brodkin

Jack Doctor - 27 days ago

Roz and family. My heartfelt sympathies on the passing of Sonny.

Paul Smith - 27 days ago

Roz, Bonnie and Marcy and family, So sorry to hear about Eddy, my thoughts and condolences are with you.

Sandy Leibovitz - 27 days ago

Dear Bonnie, Irwin and family So sorry to see that your Dad has passed away. We are thinking of you at this very sad time. May his memory always be a blessing.

Dori - 27 days ago

Dear Bonnie, Irwin and Family, We are thinking of you at this sad time in your lives. May cherished and happy memories of him as well as the love of Family and Friends give you comfort. With Love and Big Hugs, Dori, Rich and Family

Heidi Doctor - 27 days ago

Roz and family, I was so saddened to hear about Sonny's passing. My dad always kept me up to date on how him and Roz were doing. I often got to see them both at my parents for family get togethers and it was always a treat especially with how much he resembled my late grandfather and the fun stores he would tell me of the past. I recently has the pleasure of seeing him for a quick hello when I delivered him ginger ale while they were quarantining from Florida. Happy my 2 boys will have memories of visiting with Sonny as well. He will surely be missed! May your memories give you strength during this time xoxo

Ivy Rabinovitch - 27 days ago

Dearest Raizel and family, My deepest most heartfelt condolences. I loved when I got to see you . Eddy always talked and was so nice to me. I always loved that he was the classiest dresser. He will be so miss. May you only have blessings going forward. Love Ivy

Julie Allan - 27 days ago

Sonny was lost to me for 60 years until our cousin Susan responded when I put out a sos to our Elias family who were trying to put together a family tree. Hey, I said. Does anyone ever heard of Sonny and Adele who live with my grandparents, Annie and Harry in Montreal on 1949/1950? I remembered them, especially handsome Sonny who must have been 20 years old and I was 9 or 10. He was my first crush. I only lived in Montreal for a year then, and didn’t visit my grandparents that often, but I never forgot beautiful Sonny. Our cousin Susan put us in touch with each other, so I had a chance to talk to him. He was as I remembered him from all those years ago, alive and vivacious and I’m sad that living in Los Angeles I didn’t have a chance to meet him (and Roz) in person again.

Evelyn and David Kirsh - 27 days ago

Dear Marcie, Allen, Robin , Ian and family. We are so sorry for your loss. Please accept our deepest sympathy. Our thoughts are with you. Evelyn and David

Howard Doctor - 27 days ago

Dear Roz, Bonnie and Marcy and families. i cannot tell you had saddened both Maureen and I were when we heard about Sonny's passing. My father was like a father to him and he was like a big brother to me. We so enjoyed the times we would see each other and for sure I will miss he conversations we had. It was always his way or the highway, and that's what made him so special. As he turned 90 he showed up at my house one day and showed me his new Mercedes convertible. Age to him meant nothing. He was always so young at heart. He will surely be missed by all of his grandchildren and great grandchildren, there were his life. To have know him for such a long time was truly a blessing for us. Maureen and I will have a big void now that he is no longer with us. May your memories be a source of comfort to all of you during these most difficult times. Maureen and Howard

Evey Segal Stein - 27 days ago

Dearest Roz....I am so sorry to hear about Eddy. I still remember our first trip with both of you to Israel in 1978. It was our best vacation and the laughter could not be duplicated Unfortunately, Morty passed away 6 months ago but I know how fond he was of Eddy. Wishing you only good memories and I know you have a lifetime of those....let them help you through this difficult time. My very sincere condolences. Love you always, Evey

George Lipp - 27 days ago

Susan's message is a hard act to follow. We reconnected with a lost arm of our family thanks to the efforts of Steve Goldberg in Israel. He needed me to find Sonny Elias in Pompano, not far from where we live, to add to his family tree project. Ever since then, around 6 or 7 years ago, we have looked forward to winter when Roz and Eddy would come down to Florida. We had many many good times at La Bamba restaurant, Seders, Thanksgivings, and Coconuts where we could bring our dog Leon. They may have been 20 years older than us but I hope they enjoyed our company as much as we enjoyed theirs. My son Alan said that he will think of Eddy every time he wears nice looking shoes. Eddy was definitely a clotheshorse. I wish we had found Eddy and Roz earlier but the times we had were special. Our heartfelt condolences to Roz, Bonnie and Irwin, Marcie and Allen, Aaron and Wally, Chantal and family. We love you and miss Eddy already.

Barbara Kadanoff - 27 days ago

Dear Bonnie and Irwin, Norm and I were very saddened to hear of the passing of your dad. We know the last few months have been very difficult and we wish you strength in these trying times. Please accept our sincere condolences. Barb and Norm

Allan & Debbie Brodkin - 27 days ago

Dear Roz, Marcy, Bonnie and family We were truly saddened to hear of Eddy’s passing. Although we were not close in recent years, we always thought of you as being part of our parent’s family. Through our childhood years we were always used to seeing and being with you whether on a vacation up northern the holidays, the “big” card games and at simchas. We wish you only the best and you should have only good things going forward. Love to you all

Susan Elias - 27 days ago

Dear Roz, Bonnie and Irwin, Marcie and Allen, Aaron and Wally, Chantal and family, I am heartbroken over the loss of cousin Eddy. Eddy and Roz came into my life six years ago and it was one of the most special things for me, and I know for cousin George and Lisa. To discover and fall in love with 'new' family members was unprecedented and yet so comfortable. Eddy was an elegant, funny, loving man with contagious strength and optimism. He was also irreverent in a similar way to his first cousin, my father, whom unfortunately Eddy didn't know, well. I know how much you all love each other, and how hard this is for all of you, including, Chantal, who treated Eddy and Roz as family. My heartfelt sympathies on your loss. Eddy can not be replaced and will never be forgotten. I hope the many beautiful memories that you shared will provide some comfort going forward. I am deeply grateful that I had a few years of knowing him as well. With ongoing love, Susan