Who was Lonny?

Lonny’s Smile is named after Lonny Brent Doerksen, the son of Hardy and Donna and brother of Penny and Tammy. Lonny passed away in 1971 at the tender age of five at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto after surgery to correct a congenital heart defect (transposition/reversal of the pulmonary artery and the aorta).