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Knox College mourns the death of former professor Dr. John Sargent Moir

Obituary from the Globe & Mail

MOIR, John Sargent
MA, PhD, DD, Professor Emeritus of University of Toronto, on March 9, 2012. Loving husband for 60 years of Jacqueline, survived by 8 children, 13 grandchildren and 3 great- grandchildren. Brother of Ruth Moir. A professor of history at Carleton University, 1955-1965 and University of Toronto 1965-1989, Dr. Moir also taught at Knox College, Ontario Institute of Studies in Education, Toronto School of Theology and the University of Toronto Graduate Centre of Religious Studies. Author of numerous volumes and papers, he was recognised as an authority on Canadian religious history and was a member of many historical societies. The family will receive friends at the DENNIS TOLL FUNERAL HOME, 55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford on Friday, March 16th, 2012 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Service will be held on Saturday at Alexandra Presbyterian Church, 410 Colborne Street, Brantford at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Parkinson Society or to the Kidney Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated. www.dennistoll.ca