WISE, Louis Troiano

Louis Troiano Wise, in his 99th year, husband to Lena Wise of Toronto, Ontario, has passed away at Sunnybrook Hospital on July 24, 2019.

Born April 27, 1921 in Toronto, Ontario, he was the son of the late George and May Wise.

Mr. Wise graduated from Central Technical High School in 1939 and then served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II. He worked for Avro Aircraft following the war running the photographic department. He graduated from OISE with a Masters degree in education in 1975, followed by a long career with the Toronto Board of Education as the Director of Teaching Aids. In retirement, he focused on conservation providing aerial photography services for the Government of Ontario, conservation authorities and engineering firms. Mr. Wise was the proud recipient of the Lieutenant Governor Award for Conservation and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

For 71 years, Lou had a passion for flying and enjoyed 141 flights with his daughter Melanie and extended travels to many destinations.

He is survived by his son Stephen and his wife Viviane of Brantford, Ontario and his daughter Melanie, his 3 grandchildren Matthew, Andrew and Katie and his great-­‐grandson Clinton.

His family would like to extend sincere gratitude for the care and compassion provided by the doctors, nurses and staff at Sunnybrook Hospital and the exceptional healthcare they provided over the past 5 years. A celebration of life will be held on Wednesday July 31, 2019, service at 11:00AM with a light lunch to follow. To be held at the Shepherd Village Chapel, 3760 Sheppard Ave. E., Scarborough, ON. In lieu of flowers, we would request a donation be made to Community Living or Sunnybrook Hospital.