Arvids Beitans


BEITANS, Arvids….

Peacefully at Victoria Hospital, London, Ontario, Arvids Beitans passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 in his 98th year. Beloved husband of the late Erika Beitans. Loving father of Dace Smits and her late husband Edgars of Latvia, Inta Kusmanis and her husband Peteris of Toronto, Jan Beitans and his wife Brandy Shaw of Lucan and Martins Beitans of Granton. Cherished grandfather of Martins and Ieva Smits of Latvia, Talis Smits and his wife Katrina Balcere-Smite, Ansitis Smits who passed away in early childhood, Anneli (Kusmanis) and her husband Eriks Lusis of Kalamazoo Michigan, and cherished great-grandfather of Lilija and Anna Lusis, also of Kalamazoo. Dear brother of Ilga Vanags and her husband Arturs of Latvia. Predeceased by his sister Nelija Rozite and brothers Karlis and Ojars, all of Latvia. Arvids is also survived by his nieces and nephews, and their children, in Latvia and the European Union, as well as other relatives in Canada, USA and Australia. Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, a private family interment will take place at Woodland Cemetery, London. Donations in Arvids' memory may be made to a charity of your choosing. Arrangements entrusted with A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at