In Memory

Ellen is greatly saddened and heartbroken by the passing of her dear friend and publicist William Wanstrom.

She will miss her Polar Bear greatly!


William (Bill) WANSTROM's Obituary

WANSTROM, William (Bill) - Suddenly passed away June 14, 2012 at Mount Sinai Hospital. Born in Denmark June 17, 1943 and predeceased by his loving mother Gloria Wanstrom. Profoundly missed by his dearest friend, Andrew Jackson, his brother Ed Ruddy and wife Millie (Zefkich-Ruddy) of Richmond Hill; his brother Bob Ruddy and wife Louise (Ruddy) of Markham and his sister Debbie Ruddy-Richardson and husband Tim (Richardson) of Markham. Bill was the beloved uncle of Makenna, Tayler, Eddie Jr., Dylan and Maddison. A celebration of Bill's life will be held with a memorial service at 1:00 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2012 at the Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen Street East, Toronto. As expressions of sympathy, donations in memory of Bill may be sent to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Polar Bears International. Floral tributes may be directed to the church. A reception following the service will be held in the church. The family wishes to extend sincere thanks to the dedicated and supportive medical staff in the ICU units of Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg and Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto.

Published in the Toronto Star from June 19 to June 20, 2012