Ralph was always enthusiastic about the sport. The only time that I knew him to be disappointed was when Covid restrictions made it impossible for him to travel to the US for an orienteering meet.
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LINDZON, Ralph - Passed away suddenly on Thursday, January 19th, 2023. Beloved father of Joshua Bronfman. Son of Dr. Martin Lindzon (of blessed memory) and Rose Lindzon. Brother and brother-in-law of Fern Lindzon and Richard Shoichet, and Andrew and Margaret Lindzon. Loving uncle to Alexandra, David, Aaron and Adira. Ralph had many accomplishments and passions. He graduated first in his class at UTS then received a BSc from the University of Toronto in physics and math before going on to Stanford University to study international law. As a specialist in securities law, he worked for the Hong Kong government and witnessed the change in its sovereignty from Britain to China. Ralph was an accomplished linguist and a travel enthusiast. In Toronto, he worked for Stikeman Elliott LLP and Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP. He climbed a portion of Mt. Everest. He was an avid orienteer, cross country skier, and an accomplished triathlete and trivia player. He had a love of the outdoors and was excited to retire to Port McNichol, Ontario, and pursue his passions which included chairing the Management Board of the RJ and Diane Peterson Keewatin Foundation. At Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Avenue W
(three lights west of Dufferin) for service on Sunday, January 22nd at 2:00 p.m. Interment at Beth Tzedec Memorial Park. The family requests that donations be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada 1-888-473-4636 https://www.heartandstroke.ca/
or to a charity of your choice.