In memory of

Paul "Rusty" Von Zuben

April 14, 1965 -  October 24, 2019

VON ZUBEN, Paul Clifford “Rusty”

Passed away peacefully, after a valiant battle, on October 24, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa surrounded by his loving family. Adored soulmate of Donna. Cherished Dad of Emily and Sarah and “adopted” daughter Hillary. Loving son of Paul and Mary-Jo. Beloved brother of John (Christina), Terry (Heather), Jamie (Sonya) and late sister Amer. Paul was a nephew of John Granery and a loving uncle of William, Michael, David, Andrew, Caeleigh, Katherine, Amie, Laura, Claire and Matthew. Cherished Brother-in-Law to Mark (Brian) and Paul (Grace). He will be missed by his extended family and many friends. He will be forever remembered for his great strength, courage, love and infectious smile. He was indeed a friend to all. The family wish to extend their gratitude to the caring and compassionate staff of Lakeridge Health Oshawa, especially nurse Mandy and Dr. Graham and Dr. Kadakia for care and professionalism shown to Paul and his family. A celebration of Paul’s life will be held at THORNTON CEMETERY & FUNERAL CENTRE, 1200 Thornton Road North, Oshawa, (South of Taunton Road and off of Dryden Blvd, 905-579-6787) on Saturday November 2, 2019 from 11 am – 1 pm. A private interment will follow. Donations will be gratefully accepted for Hearth Place Cancer Support Centre.

“You can knock us down, but you can’t knock us out”


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Jamie & Sandy Saunders (Friend)

Entered October 26, 2019 from Trenton

Paul was an amazing person who was always laughing and thinking of others. Forever in our hearts.

Mike and Mary Anne Gaudette (Friends)

Entered October 26, 2019 from Whitby

Missing you already Paul. Your kind and caring nature will not be forgotten. We will always be here for Donna and the girls, whatever they need. Rest in God’s peace my friend.

Somer Edmund (Friend)

Entered October 26, 2019 from Mississauga

Our condolences to the family. Rusty was such a cool and caring guy. I loved seeing him and Donna together at the trailer because love that they had you don't see often and the love for his kids. Great dada
RIP Rusty, until we meet again

Tracy & Alan Robilliard (Friend)

Entered October 26, 2019

Our condolences to all the family. We always enjoyed our chats with Donna and Rusty. We pray for strength for Donna and family. Rusty rest in peace.

Jenn Luck (Co worker/friend)

Entered October 26, 2019 from Scarborough

Paul, always so positive & everything you did was for your family. While you were battling the unbelievable support you gave our dear friend Rob was amazing. You fought bravely but now is your time to rest. Until we meet again friend.


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