With great sadness, we announce that Gary passed away unexpectedly while adventuring in Iceland. Gary was the much-beloved husband of Teresa, 54 years. Loving father of Katherine Russell (Shawn) and Jeannine Magill; and cherished papa of Noah Russell.
Gary was a Retired City of Toronto Firefighter (1973-2001) and a Canadian Forces Reservist with the Royal Regiment of Canada Band (1967-2002). He had a lifelong love of music, most recently as a part of the George Lake Big Band.
A private family service has taken place. A celebration of life for Gary will be held at the Uxbridge Seniors Centre at 75 Marietta Street on September 17th, from 1 - 4 pm.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Low & Low Funeral Home, 23 Main Street South, Box 388, Uxbridge L9P 1M8 (905-852-3073).
In place of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army.
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