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Friday February 1, 2013

It is with a heavy heart we announce the passing of loving husband and father, Onkar Dwivedi at age 76. As a young man who came to Canada in 1963, Professor Dwivedi fulfilled a lifetime of world accomplishments recognized by being rewarded the Order of Canada. Equal to his professional commitments was his philanthropy to giving back to the community and ensuring continued growth for his birth community of India by building both schools and a hospital servicing the under privileged. He leaves behind his wife Sarla, his children Prateek and Archana and four grandchildren, Samantha, Danielle, Nicole and Tara. Arrangements have been entrusted to Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home, Hart Chapel. All are welcome to a celebration of his life to be held at War Memorial Hall at the University of Guelph on Sunday, February 3 at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations to the D.D. Foundation or send condolences to

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