It is with deepest sorrow that we announce the passing of John Gomes, age 81, on July 21, 2020. John will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Sachiko and sons Richard (Thi) and Andrew (Amanda), as well as his two grandchildren Aurora and Alexander. He will be greatly missed by siblings Roger (Sonya) and Ella Gomes, along with his nieces and nephews, friends and family. John was predeceased by siblings Matthew, Marcella and Julie.
John will be remembered for his charismatic spirit and willingness to include everyone. His zest for life and genuine curiosity led him to make friends around the world wherever he went. Always the life of the party, his jokes and stories will be missed by all.