In Memory of




Obituary for Richard Thomas Boast

BOAST, Richard Thomas -
Passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at the age of 72. Loving husband of Pamela Boast of 52 years. Cherished father of Tracey (Max) and Cory (Marya). Beloved Grandpa of Chloe, Aaron, Oscar, Ophelia, the late Lucas and his 6th grandchild who will arrive in February. Dear brother of Sharon (Richard), Keith (Marie), Sherri (Larry), Kelly (Sharon), Janice (Dave) and predeceased by Ernie. Brother-in-law of Wendy, Debbie (Ron), Mardi (Mark), Steve (Denise), Heather (Rick), Julie (Keith), Peter (Michelle) and predeceased by Chris. Rick’s warm heart and love for his family will always be fondly remembered by his many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, friends, and co-workers. The Boast family would like to sincerely thank the Nurses, PSW’S, and Home Care workers for their love, care and support. Friends will be received at the NEWEDIUK FUNERAL HOME, KIPLING CHAPEL, 2058 Kipling Avenue (North of Rexdale Boulevard), on Saturday, February 29, 2020 for a Celebration of Life that will take place from 2pm – 4pm. In Lieu of flowers donations can be made to The Canadian Cancer Society, The Alzheimer’s Society, or a donation to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Online condolences at