Mike Ogle Retirement


Mike is finally taking the plunge for retirement. Pat Hayter (Toronto Fire) is organizing a drive-by retirement celebration for Mike Ogle. The drive-by will be going past Mike’s house in West Hill. The Location is Tilley Drive and Wichey Road.  (at Port Union Rd & Lawson Road West Hill, Mike’s house is 8 Tilley Drive.)Date: Saturday, March 20/21Location: Forming up at … Read More

Joseph Underwood Funeral Notice

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Deputy Chief Joseph Underwood 1932 – 2021 It is with great sadness that the family of Joseph Underwood announces his passing on March 8th, 2021, he passed away quietly at Oshawa Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Joe was married to the love of his life Yvonne, for more than 67 years. He is survived by his brother Frank (Pat) … Read More

Stanley Lake Funeral Notice

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Stanley Lake – February 1934 – February 2021 It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Stan Lake. He passed away on Saturday the 13th of February 2021 in his 87th year. We wish his immediate and extended families our Sincerest Condolences. Stan was a proud Fire Fighter with The Toronto Fire Department. He joined on August 9th,1957, … Read More

2021 IAFF Memorial


3888 UNION NOTICE: #21-044Monday, March 1, 2021Subject: Ceremonial and Bereavement Committee 2021 Events. Brothers and Sisters, COVID-19 has turned our world around this past year. The City of Toronto has cancelled all major events through July 1st. Unfortunately, this includes two of our favourites, the St. Patrick’s Day and Easter Parades. Let’s hope everything can get back to normal soon. … Read More

2020 OMERS Report


OMERS Reports 2020 Financial Results After seeing an 11.9% net return in 2019, Covid-19 has brought that crashing into negative territory for 2020… “The effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic negatively impacted our portfolio in 2020, particularly our business- and consumer-facing investments, contributing to an investment return net of expenses of -2.7% for the year. Widespread lockdowns in investments that … Read More

Live Stream – LODD Glenn Sherwood

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LODD of Active Member  – Acting Platoon Chief Glenn Sherwood *UPDATED with Ceremony Information* A funeral service will be held on Friday, February 26, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Kane – Jerrett Funeral Homes, Thornhill Chapel (8088 Yonge St, Thornhill). Please understand that due to covid restrictions, the funeral service will be by invitation only. Relatives and friends are invited … Read More

R.E.(Bob) Symington Funeral Notice

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Capt. R.E.(Bob) Symington – April 1931 – February 2021. Robert (Bob) Earl Symington passed away Wednesday, February 17th, 2021 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre from complications of COVID-19. He was predeceased by his wife Margaret, daughter Sharon, son John and daughter-in-law Dorothy. He is survived by his four remaining children – Wayne, Bryan (Sandra), Janine (Terry), and Keith (Huong) – … Read More

Warren Young Funeral Notice

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Warren Young – August 1932 – February 2021 Young, Warren Charles – With heavy hearts and profound sadness, the family announces the passing of Warren Charles Young in his 89th year, on February 17, 2021, at the Reactivation Care Centre in North York, Ontario. He is reunited with his late wife Arleene (nee MacFarlane) 2016. Loving father of Michael (Deborah), … Read More

Ray Cook Funeral Notice

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Funeral Information For DC Raymond “Ray” Cook Retired Scarborough L626 It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of former Scarborough Fire retired District Chief Ray Cook #230. Peacefully on Saturday, February 13, 2021, at Lakeview Manor in Beaverton at age 84. Ray Cook beloved husband of Wendy (nee Skyvington) of Leaskdale. Loving father of Darlyne and her … Read More

Coffee Zoom


Weekly Coffee Zoom — Active Retired Members only Dear Active Retiree’s, Every day we are hearing that Covid-19 is yet another wave and the government is finding the need to tighten restrictions. We were all hoping that by now the restrictions would be going in another direction. With the Holiday Season behind us, we think it’s important for us to … Read More