KOWTALUK, John – It is with sadness the family announces the unexpected passing of John of Scotland at the age of 52. Cherished son of Dorothy and the late Dennis Kowtaluk. Loved brother of Darlene Kowtaluk, Dianne Lloyd, Barb (and Andy) Capizzo, Carol (and the late Lee) Elliott, Denise Kowtaluk, Cathy McKean (and the late Roy Smith). John will also be deeply missed by his many nieces, nephews,aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and his cats. Following John's wishes cremation has taken place and a private family gathering will be held in the future. As expressions of sympathy the family would appreciate donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Simcoe and District Humane Society. Funeral arrangements are entrusted with THOMPSON-MOTT FUNERAL HOME, Waterford, 519-443-5332.