The University of Guelph community is mourning the death of John Sinclair, an agricultural assistant at the University’s Elora Research Station, who passed away April 10.

Memorial service details are available on the Graham A. Giddy Funeral Homes website. Condolences to John’s family may be shared through the funeral home’s online memorial page.

Campus flags will be lowered to half-mast April 20 in John’s honour.

Support services and initiatives are available for all faculty, staff and students, including:

  • Employee assistance program for faculty and staff, 1-800-265-8310
  • Multi-Faith Resource Team, Ext. 58909
  • Student Counselling Services, Ext. 53244
  • Crisis Text Line, text “UofG” to 686868

This message is shared with the community following University protocol.