Articles & Announcements

We have been asked to inform you of the passing of Pauline Koch, spouse of Brother Bob Devlin, on May 2, 2016.  The family is having an open house at the home in Scarborough  on Thursday, May 5 from 3-7 p.m. and a service in Hanmer will be held at Paroisse St. Jacques, 46 Cote Blvd., on Saturday May 7, at 11 a.m.  In lieu of flowers, a donation in Pauline’s memory to help women and children through Plan Canada.  More information can be obtained at :

It is with deep sadness that we inform you of the passing of Honorary Member Brother Robert Blais on April 21, 2016.  Visitation will be held at the Brampton Funeral Home & Cemetery located at 10061 Chinguacousy Road, Brampton, ON L7A 0H6, phone (905) 460-9155 on Saturday April 30, 2016 from 10:00-11:00 a.m., followed by a service from 11:00 am – 12:00 p.m. and Burial at 12:15 p.m.  Please join us in extending our deepest condolences to the Blais family.

It is with deep sadness that we notify you of the tragic passing of Josh Ververgaert at the age of 18.  Josh is the son of IUEC Local 90, Business Representative Al Ververgaert.

Visitation for Josh will be at Stonehouse-Whitcomb Funeral Home located at 11 Mountain St. Grimsby, Ontario L3M 3J7, phone number (905) 945-2755 from 3-5 p.m. and from 7-9 p.m. on Friday April 22, 2016.  A funeral service for Josh will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church, 135 Livingston Avenue, Grimsby, Ontario L3M 5J6 (905)945-2661


It is with deep sadness we inform you of the passing of Honorary Member, and former Business Manager of IUEC Local 90 Robert (Bob) Crosby on March 4, 2016.  A “Celebration of Life”  is being held on April 30, 2016 beginning at 7:00 p.m. until closing at the Ukraina  Country Club, 3375 Gore Rd., R.R.#1, Dorchester, ON  N0L 1G4, phone number (519) 659-2963.  This is located about 15 minutes from London, Ontario if accommodations are needed.  Urkaina Country Club website is as

It is with deep sadness that we inform you of the passing of Honorary Member Brother George Davidson on Monday February 15, 2016.  Visitation will be on Friday February 19, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the McDougall & Brown – Scarborough Funeral home located at 2900 Kingston Road, Toronto, On  M1M 1N5.  Funeral will follow at 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the same location with the burial being at the Resthaven Memorial Gardens, 2700 Kingston Road, Toronto, ON M1M 1M5 between 1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. same day.  A Celebration of his Life is being held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #13, located at 1577 Kingston Rd. Toronto, ON M1N 1S3 (416) 691-2015 following the service.