Adnan Chehade


On Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Victoria Hospital, London. Adnan Chehade passed away in his 73rd year. Beloved husband of Graciella Chehade. Adnan will be missed by his children Johnny, Edward, Joel and his daughter in law Amanda. His three brothers Samih, Ramez, Ghassan, his sisters Najat, Nadia, Nawal, Georgette and their beloved families. Predeceased by Jamil and Farida his parents, Father and Mother in law Touffie, Marie and brother in law Michael Nicholas Kneyseh. Adnan Chehade came to Canada (Sudbury, ON) in 1972, in 1974 he relocated to London, ON where he worked proudly at Ford Motor Company for over 20 years. Adnan Chehade was of Syrian decent and was a vice-president and founding member of the Canadian Arab Society. He also was a co-founder of The Holy Transfiguration Antiochian Orthodox Church established in 1978. His friends knew him as fast Eddie or Uncle Eddie. His charm and smile filled the room and he had an ability to tell stories like no other. Adnan was an avid fan of the Western Mustangs Football Team, Toronto Maple Leafs and most of all the Toronto Blue Jays.  
A private family graveside will take place. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Adnan to the Holy Transfiguration Antiochian Orthodox Church, 465 Horton Street East, London, ON N6B 1M2. Funeral arrangements entrusted with A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at