Stan Surman has officially been retired for more than 20 years, but not when it comes to his work at church.

At 90 years old, Surman is not about to stop giving back to the institution that he says has given him so much in his lifetime. Most important, it’s where he met his wife, Mary, 61 years ago.
“The Lord’s been good to us,” said Surman in the living room of his home in the Mimico neighbourhood of west Toronto, just minutes from St. Leo’s Parish on Royal York Road that has been like a second home for the Surmans for