Thomas Watt Funeral Notice

THOMAS WATT – 1936 ~ 2023

It is with great sadness that we announce the belated notice of the death of Thomas Watt #247 of Scarborough Fire.

Tom started with the SFD on the 24th of June 1964 and retired as District Chief on the 30th of June 1996.

Tom passed away on Sept. 6th. 2023. Below are the obituary and funeral details.

Our sincerest condolences go out to Tom’s family and friends from the Scarborough Fire Fighters Retirees.



Retired District Chief of Scarborough Fire

Peacefully with his family by his side on September 6, 2023, in his 88th year. Predeceased by his wife Rita (2021). Loving dad of Tom Jr. (Christine Gilpin), Mike (Joanne McLaughlan), and Cathy Boyd (David). Proud Poppy of Miranda, David Jr., Jeffery, Ryan, and Kyle. Thomas served in the Royal Canadian Navy as a Radio Operator and with Scarborough Fire for over 35 years. Visitation will take place at W.C. Town Funeral Chapel, 110 Dundas Street East, Whitby on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm followed immediately by a service in the funeral home chapel at 1:30 pm. Interment to follow at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society and condolence may be expressed online at