Passed away on Sunday, March 21, 2021, at the age of 97.
Devoted husband of the late Norma Elaine Prothero for 55 years. Proud father of Brian and Allison, father-in-law of Christine. Doting grandfather of Brendon (Cassandra), Robyn, and Brittany.
Allan spent more than 40 years in advertising communications, primarily as Art Director or Creative Director with McKim Advertising Limited in Toronto and Montreal, as President and Creative Director of an associated company, Coporad Limited, and finally as a consultant working from his home.
His most challenging and rewarding work was done for Canadian Pacific on its Centennial and Corporate Projects in Print, Television, and Film, during which he preformed the functions of Creative Director, Writer, and Art Director.
A Funeral Service for Allan will be held at York Funeral Centre, 160 Beecroft Road, Toronto, on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at 2 p.m. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, attendance is by invite only. The Funeral Service will be livestreamed, a link will be available on his memorial webpage 10 minutes prior to the beginning of the Funeral Service. Interment to follow at York Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memoriam may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada in honour of his wife Norma.
Info: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, attendance is by invite only. This event will be livestreamed. A link to join the livestream will appear at the top of this page 10 minutes prior to the start of the Funeral Service.