Passing of Regimental Number 20110, Harry W. Burns

Harry Burns

We have been advised by Denis Roughley, President of Georgian Bay Division that on Sunday, August 21, 2016, Harry Burns passed away at Toronto Western Hospital.  Harry was a member of Toronto Division prior to joining Georgian Bay. Florence Burns has provided some details as follows,

Some sad news re Harry – He had a bad fall backwards off our front step yesterday afternoon about 5:15 p.m. Lost consciousness. Taken by ambulance to Collingwood. Triaged there and transferred to Toronto Western Hospital around 10:30 p.m. The upshot is that he was on life support and had a huge brain bleed on both sides of his brain with no surgery and no hope for recovery. Consequently, the family agreed to take him off life support about 2:30 p.m. this afternoon and he passed away about 4:45.


On Saturday, August 27th., 2016 Visitation at the Wasaga Beach United Church, located at 380 Zoo Park Road, Wasaga Bearch, ON will be held from 1:00PM to 2:00PM.
At 2:00PM the Funeral Service will begin at the church with Pastor Keith Lockhart presiding. The service will be followed by a reception at the church.