William “Bill” James Greenslade

    • William “Bill” James Greenslade
    • RCE Badge circa 1939-45

    We regret to advise of the death of William “Bill” James Greenslade peacefully at the Montfort Hospital, Ottawa ON, on 16 January 2009 in his 93rd year. 

    Bill was born and raised in Toronto ON.  He was a WW II veteran having enlisted in 1939 as a member of the Royal Canadian Engineers and serving for over five years in Italy, Northwest Europe and the UK.  Upon demobilisation, Bill joined the Department of Veterans Affairs working at the Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto where he worked for the next 29 years.  Bill retired to the Barrie ON area--eventually moving to Ottawa in 2005.

    Visitation will be at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road, Ottawa on 20 January.  Funeral services will be held in Barrie at the Chapel of Steckley-Gooderham Funeral Homes, 201 Minet’s Point Road on 22 January.  Interment to be in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Innisfil ON.  Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.  Condolences, donations or tributes may be made at www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com. {gdMar2016kh}