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 (Irene). Jack will be lovingly remembered by his
grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Jack was a proud 37-year veteran of the Toronto Fire Department, retiring as a DistrictChief in 1994. Jack’s career began with the TFD on the 9th of August 1957. He was promoted Captain on the 30th of June 1978 and finally to District Chief on the 24th of April 1989. Jack enjoyed 29 years of retirement.
Jack was a proud member of the Toronto Fire Fighters’ War Veterans Association; he will be missed.
Visitation – Monday, May 1, 2023, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Mount Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery, 21 Garrard Road, Whitby.
Funeral Service – Tuesday, May 2, 2023, at 2:30 p.m.Mount Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery, 21 Garrard Road, Whitby.
Memories and notes of condolence may be shared at www.mountlawn.ca
Sincerest Condolences from all our Retiree Groups go out to his Family and Friends.
Retired Toronto Fire Fighters Association I.A.F.F. Local 3888