With profound sadness we announce the passing of Jonah Daniel Poplove on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Cherished son of Alan Poplove and Janice Cohen & Leslie Kom. Adored brother of Ezra. Beloved partner of Katie Temmel. Beloved grandson of Myron & Ruth Poplove and Thelma & the late Lawrence Cohen. Jonah is in the hearts of his family: Marcy & Stanley Tepner (Joshua, Michael, & Levi), Warren Cohen & Brigitte Skeene (Alexander & Olivia), Susan & Edward Freeman (Hannah & Nathaniel), Steven & Cindy Poplove (Noah, Justin, Joshua, & Max), Joel & Emily Kom (Jillian & Max), and Brian Kom & Josie Stukic. Jonah will also be fondly remembered by his friends and his musical colleagues across Canada and the United States, as well as his violin and viola students and their families. Jonah was an exceptionally creative, talented, caring, curious, and reflective individual who approached life with passion, integrity, and an engaging communicative style, drawing people together in everything he did.
Donations in Jonah’s memory may be made to the Jonah Poplove Memorial Fund for the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario's mental health program through www.cheofoundation.com or 415 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8M8; or to OrKidstra through www.orkidstra.ca.