Captain James Wilbert "Jim" Gregson (Ret'd)

    • Captain James Wilbert "Jim" Gregson (Ret'd)
    • Canadian Forces Fire Services emblem

    We regret to advise that Captain James Wilbert "Jim" Gregson (Ret'd) passed away suddenly in Kitchener ON on 28 December 2013 at the age of 77 years.

    Jim was born in Kenora, ON and joined the RCAF in 1954 as an Aircraftsman and served his entire career as a Firefighter. During his career he was stationed three times in Europe and at numerous locations within Canada. He retired in 1991 at the rank of Captain as a Fire Chief.

    The family will receive friends at the Weaver Family Funeral Home - West Chapel, 170 Dundas Street, Trenton on Thursday, 2 January 2014 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm and on Friday, 3 January from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. Funeral Ceremony will follow on 3 January in the West Chapel at 2:00 pm. Cremation to follow. Interment to take place at a later date in Mount Evergreen Cemetery. Donations to the National Air Force Museum of Canada, Trenton or to the King Street United Church would be appreciated by the family.