Peacefully at the Elisabeth Bruyere Hospital on Monday March 7, 2016. Gil Meerakker age 64 of Ottawa. Beloved son of Toni and the late Peter Meerakker. Loving brother of Anna (Bert) Smail, Willemine (Tom) Swartz, Ada (Glenn) Gorrie, Tony (Elizabeth), Willy (Mary), Irene (Mark) Honeywell. Dear uncle of 12 nieces & nephews and 9 great- nieces & nephews.