Brother John Morris Day
It is with regret that we must inform the Membership of the passing of retired lAMAW Toronto Station Attendant, Brother John Day. The following was published in the Toronto Star newspaper:
John Morris DAY
September 11, 1944 – November 4, 2014
Formerly of Rishton, Lancashire, England and Toronto. Passed away peacefully after a brief illness at the Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga with his close friends Ursula and John by his side. Survived by his sister Kathleen in England. John will be fondly remembered by family and friends in Canada, England, Scotland and Australia. John will be remembered with great affection by his many convivial friends at his two favourite locations; Legion 101 and The Galway Arms Pub. A long time employee of Air Canada. Through the years, John marched to his own drummer. Do not mourn for him, rather raise a glass to him. He had a wonderful life. Family and friends will be received at THE SIMPLE ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL CENTRE – MISSISSAUGA, 1535 South Gateway Road (at Dixie Road, two lights south of Eglinton), 905- 602-1580, on November 21,2014 from 12-1 p.m. A Celebration of John’s life will be held at 1 p.m.
(Published in the Toronto Star on Nov.17, 2014)