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Wednesday, August 7 2019

Announcing the Passing of Aldo Del Col, M.S.M., Co-founder of Myeloma Canada

It is with profound sadness that we announce today the passing of Aldo Del Col, M.S.M., our Co-founder, dear friend and mentor on August 6, 2019 due to unforeseen complications related to multiple myeloma. Aldo leaves behind an incredible legacy of passion, determination and accomplishments.

Aldo’s funeral will be held in his hometown of Timmins, Ontario. For those wanting to honour Aldo’s life and legacy, his family has asked that a gift be made in his honour, in lieu of flowers. A special tribute fund has been set up and is accessible here:

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Aldo, you forever changed the Canadian myeloma landscape and the lives of Canadians touched by this disease. For this, and much more, we thank you.

On behalf of the Board of Directors and Martine Elias, Executive Director

Myeloma Canada


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