2021 – A Look Back

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As we slide into 2022, the spread of the Omicron variant is certainly trying to push things backward. The Ford government is looking to change how case numbers are reported and for some recommending dose number four. Who’s already trying to book the fourth dose for three months from now? …

Ross Stanley Bedford Funeral Notice

Ross Stanley Bedford – May 1931 ~ Dec 2021 Father of Kim Bedford #469 BEDFORD, Ross Stanley – Passed away peacefully on December 23, 2021, at Oshawa Lakeridge Hospital at the age of 90. Ross was a retired firefighter. Beloved husband of the late Stella. Cherished father of Gary (Theresa), …

Don Christensen Funeral Notice

Don Christensen – Stepson of John Zancanaro – 1978 – 2021 It is with deep regret we advise of the passing of Don Christensen (Jacob Andrew Christensen) he was 43. Don endured a long battle with brain cancer. He was able to be at home this past month and passed …

Merry Christmas

On behalf of the Scarborough Retired Fire Fighters, John, Roy, and Gord, we wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a healthy and prosperous 2022. As always our thoughts and gratitude will be with our brother and sister firefighters working during this holiday season. Stay safe, Stay healthy

Margaret Love Funeral Notice

Margaret Love – 1936 – 2021 It’s with regret we advise of the passing of Margaret Love, mother of Paul Love (#571), on December 18, 2021, at the age of 85. Our sincerest condolences go out to Paul and all of Margaret’s family and friends. From Paul… I’m saddened to …

Alice Summers Funeral Notice

Alice Laura Summers – June 10, 1926 – December 21, 2021 It’s with the deepest sympathy we advise of the passing of Linda Summers’s (#831) mother Alice. Alice lived a beautiful full life to the age of 95. Linda describes her mom as being a “one of a kind lady, …

UPDATE – ARRIVECAN App

UPDATE – as of Dec 21st a COVID test is required for return to Canada from the USA even for trips of 72 hours or less. Please do your homework and make sure you are aware of all requirements and insurance coverage before you travel. By now most have heard …

The Ladies Luncheon…

For the first time in almost two years, the ladies’ luncheon was held on December 9th at the Mandarin in Pickering. All the Provincial precautions were followed with proof of vaccination at the door. The food was great and there were many door prizes. It certainly was good to get …

‘UpDate’ – December Ladies Luncheon

We’ve just been made aware that The Mandarin Restaurant opens at 11:30, so please don’t show up early (11:00 am) as you may be waiting in a cold car. Sorry for the mixup. Hello Everyone,  It’s time for a long sought after Scarborough Firefighters Retirees Ladies lunch.  It was our thought that this …

Promotion / Retirement

Congrats go out to Rob Gutray (795) on his designation to Acting District Chief with Toronto Fire. Rob starts this next chapter at Station 312 (Yorkville). We also send out congratulations to Paul Atkinson (751) on his retirement effective November 28th. – Welcome to the ‘R’ shift. Best wishes to …