Esther Rafuse

Funeral Service: Tuesday, February 09, 2021
Private Graveside
Shiva: Strictly Private Shiva. Thank you for respecting the family's wishes.
The “Esther Back Memorial Fund” c/o the Jewish General Hospital Foundation,  Esther Back | JGH Foundation (

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Zia Burney - 19 days ago

Our family was very sad to learn of the passing of Esther Rafuse. We offer our sincerest condolences to Marris and her family.

Hidayah Kendall - 26 days ago

My dear Mariss, the loss of parents is tremendous and impactful. May your mom rest in peace and may you and your family find peace in the knowledge that she has gone having lived her life well and having loved deeply. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers, now and always. With love, Hidayah and family

Stacey Johnson - 27 days ago

My deepest condolences to you Daniel, and your family at this time. It was an honor and a pleasure to know Esther, may she rest in peace.

Libby Hecht - 28 days ago

My deepest condolences to the family of a dear old friend. We shared many happy times together.

Jane Jo - 28 days ago

My deepest condolences to the mother who raised three beautiful children who have grown to be kind and warm-hearted. My thoughts are with you, rest in peace.

Lloyd Brown - 28 days ago

Deepest condolences to my cousin Daniel and the Rafuse family. Esther was such a kind lady who I remember was always in a happy mood and loved her family so much. Sending love and warmth to the whole family. May her soul rest in peace.

Mark Hecht - 28 days ago

My condolences old friend. My thoughts are with you during this difficult time.

Mike Babins - 28 days ago

My deepest condolences.

Sauda Wilson - 28 days ago

My dearest Mariss, my sincerest condolences to you, your siblings and children on your immense loss. Surely from God we all came and to Him we shall all return. Nothing can compare to the loss of your mother, may she rest in peace. God bless you this day and always and make this time of healing easy on your hearts and bring you all together in love and peace.

Cleo - 28 days ago

Dear Marissa and family, My deepest condolence to you. I am very sorry for your loss. May your mom's soul rest in peace. Keeping you all in my prayers.

Rachel Levy Brown - 28 days ago

We are so very sorry for your loss We know you were an amazing son and looked after her until her last day So sorry but due to the pandemic we will not be able to be there so please accept our most sincere condolences

Yonette Duarte - 28 days ago

My deepest condolences to you and your family during this difficult time. I have such fond memories of your mother when she would come to Toronto during some of your and the boys' summer visits. May you be comforted by the outpouring of love that surrounds you! With much love, Yonette Duarte

Paula Sacks - 29 days ago

Dear Daniel and family, Please accept my most sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved mother. I am so sorry. May you find comfort in your many wonderful memories. Fondly, Paula (Mike's Mom)