John Connor Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of retired Captain John Gregory(Greg) Connor, peacefully in Orillia, Ontario, on April 14th. He was in his 72nd year. A career firefighter, proud father of three, and loving husband to Sue Connor (nee Chilton). https://www.carsonfuneralhomes.com/obituaries/details/34146 A celebration of life will be held by the family at a later date.  Memorial … Read More

Morris Harold Grant Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of retired Firefighter Morris Harold Grant Wooldridge, passed away Friday, April 10th from a stroke. He was a proud 30 year veteran of the North York Fire department. He retired from the Department in 1993. A celebration of life will be planned at a later date, details will follow once … Read More

Ernest Burns Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing retired District Chief Ernest Burns, peacefully on April 11, 2020, at the Eatonville Care Center, Etobicoke, Ontario nine days short of his 89th birthday. He is predeceased by his parents Harry and Stella and his sibling Ronald. Left to mourn are his loving and devoted wife of 69 years Elizabeth … Read More

Edward Schanck Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Edward Leonard Schanck, peacefully on Wednesday, April 8, 2020. Edward was born September 13, 1932. He proudly served 35 years on the City of York Fire Department in Toronto, retiring as a Platoon Chief. He was known for his devotion and dedication to his family, his hard work ethic, … Read More

Bud Wooldrige Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Bud Wooldrige former North York Fire Fighter. On April 10, 2020, from complications of a massive stroke. Bud was born August 23, 1934. Bud started on the job on April 08, 1963, and retired April 29,1993. Bud enjoyed 27 yrs of Retirement.Bud is being Cremated, there are no … Read More

Hubert Caswell Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Hubert Gayton Caswell, of Bobcaygeon, passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2020, at the age of 86. Bert’s career in the Fire Service began with his engagement with Forest Hill Village Fire and Police Department to work on their radios, and in 1955 he joined Forest Hill Fire Department. … Read More

Richard Francis Beck – Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of retired Captain Richard Francis Beck, on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. Richard (Dick) Beck, age 88 years, beloved husband of Carol, married 64 years. Loving father of Paul (Cindy), Terry (Cathy), and Larry. Devoted grandfather of Madeleine and Lindsay. Retired City of Toronto Firefighter (Captain), 35 years service. As a result of … Read More

Wilfred Petten – Funeral Notice

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Wilfred Petten – March 6, 1936 ~ March 28, 2020 Passed peacefully on Saturday March 28, 2020 at the West Parry Sound Health Centre in his 85th year. Predeceased by his true loves, his first wife Mary Fields and second wife Maureen Fuller.  Wilf is survived by his son Christopher and his daughter in law Kathleen Petten, his granddaughters Nicole and Lindsay.  … Read More

Gordon Bruce Sawyer – Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of retired Gordon Bruce Sawyer, Retired Capt.,of the former NYFD, on Mar.30,2020, at 11.30 am. while in his Retirement home in Maple. Gordon Bruce Sawyer, DoB Aug.24,1931= 88 yrs young, started on the job Sept.12,1960, retired Jan.20,1989 = 29 yrs. Gord enjoyed 31 yrs of Retirement. Gordon will be … Read More

Douglas Andrews Funeral Notice

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Please be advised that of the sudden Passing of a former North York Fire Captain Douglas Andrews, on March 10, 2020, from a Intracerebral Hemmorrage, while at a Nursing Home.Douglas started on July 3, 1962 and retired on February 28 1993. – 27 years of service. A private family graveside funeral service is to take place in the spring. Our … Read More