Zoltan Rapai

Zoltan Rapai

1952 - 2022

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Mr. Zoltan Rapai of Tillsonburg passed away at the London H.S.C., Victoria Hospital, on Saturday, March 19, 2022 in his 70th year. Zoltan was a family man whose love and devotion to his wife and sons were unmatched. He was rooted in his Hungarian heritage, having arrived in Canada in 1956 with his parents and dear brother Joe. Zolt was a kind and true gentleman who always put others before himself. He loved hosting family and friends, often grilling by the pool. Zolt always greeted others with his signature smile and open laugh. As a dedicated teacher and principal of over 35 years, Zoltan loved bumping into colleagues and former students everywhere he went. He will be greatly missed and remembered by so many. Beloved husband of Peggy (Sinnesael) Rapai. Loving father of David (Molly), Michael and Tim Rapai (Aura). Cherished grandfather of Bertie and Ateyo. Dearest brother of Joseph Rapai and brother-in-law of Rick Sinnesael (Jody), Donna Mezei (Jim) and Wendy Jacobs (Bob). Also survived by his mother-in-law Coralie Sinnesael (Late Camiel 2016) and by several nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by his parents: Steve (1989) & Elizabeth (Szepe) Rapai (2016). At the request of the Rapai Family, Please use a facial mask covering for visitation to be held at the MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, Delhi (519) 582-1290 (www.mfh.care) on Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Tillsonburg on Thursday, March 24, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. The Rapai Family has requested that facial mask covering be used. Inurnment in Tillsonburg Cemetery at a later date. In Lieu of Flowers, Memorial Donations to the London Health Science Foundation (London Regional Cancer Program), the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario will be gratefully appreciated by the family.




4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Murphy Funeral Home
159 Talbot Road
Delhi, Ontario, Canada
The Rapai Family has requested that facial mask covering be used.

Funeral Mass

10:00 am
Thursday, March 24, 2022
St. Mary's R.C. Church
51 Venison Street West
Tillsonburg, Ontario, Canada
519 842-3224
The Rapai Family has requested that facial mask covering be used.

Final Resting Place

Tillsonburg Cemetery
191 Simcoe Street
Tillsonburg, Ontario, Canada