In memory of

Joseph Ristich

August 25, 1923 -  June 15, 2018

Ristich, Joe (Oshawa Joe)
Peacefully at Meighen Manor in Toronto on June 16, 2018 in his 95th year. Beloved husband of Diane for 62 years. Loving Pop of Peter (Kathy), Danny & Patti. Proud grandfather of Charlotte. Brother of Anne Gummow, brother-in- law of Mike (Maria) Vasiloff; predeceased by sister Peggy. Joe owned The Lucky Strike Grill in downtown Oshawa for many years. He loved the Golf Channel and played the game well into his 80s. Friends & relatives are invited for visitation at THORNTON CEMETERY & FUNERAL CENTRE, 1200 Thornton Road North, Oshawa, (South of Taunton Road and off of Dryden Blvd, 905-579-6787) on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 from 1 pm – 3 pm. Eulogy at 2 pm. Cremation has taken place. Burial service at a later date. Donations in memory of Joe may be made to The Salvation Army or charity of your choice.


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Helen & Latsa Damtsis (friends for 20+ years)

Entered June 17, 2018 from Pickering, Ont

God bless his soul.....he was a very gentle and kind person.

Heather Doyle (Adams) (Friend of Patti)

Entered June 18, 2018 from oshawa

Thinking of you and your family at this difficult time. Would definitely have attended the service if I could...but sending hugs. Fill your thoughts with happy memories to get you through xo

Andrew & Mary Rorris (Long time friends)

Entered June 21, 2018 from Toronto

Diane & family....

We were saddened to hear of Joe's passing....

May he rest in peace.

Andy & Mary

Sandra Carey Wright (Family Friend)

Entered June 28, 2018 from Oshawa

Diane, I am so very sorry to hear of Joe's passing. I have such fond memories of visiting you both at your home on Gibbons Street with my Mom Kay. Sending you love. May Joe rest in peace.

Susan and Steve Arnburg (friend)

Entered July 4, 2018 from Oshawa

Our condolences to Joe's family. We will remember Joe fondly from the Sabre Restaurant at the Oshawa Centre. Joe was always a very friendly person to work with and had a great sense of humor also. Rest in peace Joe.


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