John Kantymir

Obituary of John Nicholas Kantymir

It is with great sadness and sorrow that the family announces John’s sudden passing on July 8, 2021 in his 55th year. Beloved husband of Carolin (nee Sawatzky). Loving father of Nicole, Michelle, Robert (Destiny), Stephen and Kerrin (Travis). Caring grandpa to William, Elliawna, Izek, Ethan and Ariel. Predeceased by his father Bill Kantymir (Big Daddy). John was V.P. for the Photographic Historical Society of Canada. (PHSC) The family will receive friends at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 179 Clarence Street, Port Colborne on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 from 1 – 3 p.m. (Due to COVID restrictions, attendance will be monitored, gathering limits will be enforced and facemasks are required.) A private funeral service will follow in the Armstrong Chapel. To view the service a link will be made available on Tuesday July 13, 2021 at 3 p.m. Please go to YouTube and type into the search bar - Armstrong Funeral Home & Chapel Port Colborne John Kantymir Funeral Service, and you will be able to view the service. If so desired, memorial donations may be made in his memory to the Photographic Historical Society of Canada, 666 Burnhamthorpe Rd., Box 11703, Etobicoke, ON, M9C 2Z0 – Online photos, memories, condolences and donations may be shared at


1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Armstrong Funeral Home
179 Clarence Street Port
Colborne, Ontario, Canada

Private Funeral Service will be held in the Armstrong Chapel