Ontario Retired Fire Fighters Association


Hello Fellow Retirees: This is a reminder of our Spring Membership Meeting. Date: Monday, May 8, 2023 Time: 12:00 pm. Location: Harp and Crown Pub – 300 Kingston Rd, Pickering, ON L1V 1A Please come out and participate in the discussion and support your organization’s efforts and express your views and concerns. Have some coffee with us during the meeting. Stay after … Read More

Jack Breen Funeral Service

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DC Jack Russell Breen – 24 January 1936 ~ 26 April 2023 BREEN, JACK Russell Retired District Chief Toronto Fire Department Passed peacefully, at Belleville General Hospital, on Wednesday, April 26, 2023, at age 87. Jack, beloved husband of Marguerite Breen of 61 years. Loving father of Lloyd (Chris), Deborah (Kevin Warnes) and Jacqueline (John Aldridge). Dear brother of Ross … Read More

Larry Knapp Funeral Notice

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Funeral Information For DC Larry Knapp Retired Scarborough L626 Larry Knapp – 1942 ~ 2023 It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Larry Knapp, on April 25, 2023, at the age of 81. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years Merrilee and sons Larry (Sue) and Tim (Sondra). Grandchildren Jessica, Lars, and Alexa … Read More

Charles Jennings Funeral Notice

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Funeral Information for Deputy Chief Charles Harry Jennings Retired L-752 North York Fire Charles Jennings – 20 February 1927 ~ 23 April 2023 Charles was a loving husband and partner to his beloved wife Ruth, for over 68 years until her passing in August 2017. A caring father to his daughter Karen, son Bruce and son-in-law, Bruce Elliott. Predeceased by … Read More

Rob Penny Slow Pitch 2023

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Tuesday, April 25, 2023 UNION NOTICE: #23-054 Subject: Rob Penney Slow-Pitch Tournament Calling all Brothers & Sisters! The Annual Rob Penney Slow Pitch Tournament is back! This historic annual Toronto Fire event promises to be the fun-filled tournament you’ve heard endless stories about. Rob Penney was a respected and loved member of our department who unfortunately lost his battle with … Read More

Robert Gordon Wallace Funeral Notice

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Robert Gordon Wallace – 1929 – 2023 Passed away peacefully on April 10th, 2023, in his 94th year, at West Park Long-Term Care Centre, with family members by his side. Predeceased by his loving wife Joan Marian (Taylor) of 67 years, dear father to Ruth and her husband David McDonald, and John. Loving grandfather to Alasdair and Hamish McDonald. Robert … Read More

David Catlin Funeral Notice

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David Leonard Catlin – 24-Aug-1936 – 13-Mar-2023 It is with great sadness we announce the passing of David Catlin at Georgian Bay General Hospital on Monday, March 13, 2023, at the age of 86 years. Beloved husband of the late Marilyn Catlin. Loving father of Jennifer (Jim), Colleen, Todd (Florence), Mark, and Jeff (Susan). Cherished grandpa of Julianna, James, Joelenne, … Read More

Philip Ball Funeral Notice

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Funeral Information For Captain Phillip James Stewart Ball Retired TFS – Former TFD (L-113) Phillip Ball – 25 August 1953 – 16 April 2023 It is with a heavy heart that we announce that Philip Stewart James Ball passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 16th, in his 70th year, at Oak Ridges Hospice. Beloved husband of Susan. Loving father of … Read More