In Memoriam

EDWARD BUGALA (employed from 1965-1993) Transportation, Malvern Division. Died on September 20, 2021 at age 92.

WAYNE CHINNERY (employed from 1972-2001) Transportation, Danforth Division. Died on September 29, 2021 at age 72.

ROBERT COOMBS (employed from 1967-1991) Transportation, Russell Division. Died on October 1, 2021 at age 90.

EDWARD DAILOUS (employed from 2002-2021) People Group, Operations Training Centre, Bus and Maintenance Training. Died on September 23, 2021 at age 70.

WAYNE GANNON (employed from 1972-1992) Plant, Way. Died on September 10, 2021 at age 80.

DAVID GENNO (employed from 1998-2014) Streetcar Transportation, Russell Division. Died on September 19, 2021 at age 66.

PETER HLYNSKY (employed from 1985-2014) Bus Transportation, Queensway Division. Died on September 25, 2021 at age 62.

ROBERT KEEFER (employed from 1968-1988) Collectors. Died on September 8, 2021 at age 91.

JOSE LIMA (employed from 1980-1991) Equipment, Harvey Shop. Died on September 13, 2021 at age 90.

PAUL MACEDO (employed from 1986-2018) Bus Transportation, Wilson Division. Died on September 13, 2021 at age 60.

GIULIO MANERA (employed from 1996-2010) Plant Maintenance, Station/Tunnel/Building Equipment. Died on September 24, 2021 at age 76.

JOHN MATTAROCCIA (employed from 1969-1996) Surface Operations, Queensway Division. Died on October 5, 2021 at age 82.

JAMES REILLY (employed from 1960-1993) Equipment, Harvey Shop. Died on September 26, 2021 at age 92.

STANLEY SIMPSON (employed from 1979-2012) Plant Maintenance, Elevating Devices. Died on September 22, 2021 at age 61.

FRANJO STANTIC (employed from 1968-1997) Operations, Surface Wiring and Service. Died on October 3, 2021 at age 84.

DAVID STRAW (employed from 1976-2004) Surface Operations, Birchmount Division. Died on September 24, 2021 at age 85.

BRIAN SUNDAY (employed from 1989-2011) Rail Transportation, Collectors Division. Died on September 24, 2021 at age 67.

JAMAL TANASHI (employed from 2009-2021) Infrastructure and Engineering Group, Subway Infrastructure, Subway Track Maintenance. Died on September 11, 2021 at age 60.

RONALD VOTEARY (employed from 1979-2006) Surface Operations, Arrow Road Division. Died on September 8, 2021 at age 75.

MICHAEL ZAROVSKI (employed from 2006-2021) Operations Group, Bus Transportation, McNicoll Division. Died on September 11, 2021 at age 49.


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