Funeral Information For Fire Fighter Bruce Gilbert – Retired TFS (Former Scarborough L626)
Bruce Robert Gilbert #756 – 12 September 1955 – 16 February 2023
After a long and tenacious battle with cancer, Bruce passed peacefully at home with his family by his side. Bruce, a loving husband, best friend, and road captain to Denise, dad, and fixer of all things to Jordan (Laura) and Leah (Scott), and special grandpa to Mason. Bruce will be remembered for his 28-year career as a firefighter, his love to ride, and for always having a story to share with anyone willing to listen. Bruce’s big personality, his love for life, and his commitment to his family and friends will be missed beyond words.
Bruce’s career began with The Scarborough Fire Department on November 5th, 1990, and retired from Toronto Fire Services on January 29th, 2018. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date (to be determined) In lieu of flowers donations can be made to • Durham Region Hospice www.durhamregionhospice.ca • Camp Bucko www.campbucko.ca • A charity of your choice.
Newcastle Funeral Home Obituary
Our deepest condolences go out to his family and friends from all our Fire Fighter Retiree Groups.
Retired Toronto Fire Fighters Association I.A.F.F. Local 3888