LODD - Captain David Gerald Cartmel , Brantford Fire Department - Service Information

CARTMEL, David Gerald - Surrounded by his loving family at the Stedman Community Hospice on Monday September 3, 2012, at the age of 52 years. Loving husband of Debbie. Much loved father of Ben (Sandy) and Matt (Brittany). Beloved son of Pat and the late Dave Cartmel. Cherished brother of Lynda and Dave Bucholtz, Scott and Leah Cartmel and the late Karen Cartmel. Son in law of retired Fire Captain Barry and Barb Parker and brother in law to Dean and Patsy Braund, Dan and Donna Braund, and Nancy and Angel Marcos. Uncle to many nieces and nephews, David (Kelly), Mike, Lacey, Cole, Courtney, Adam, Evan, Alanah, Kalvin, Jackson, Ethan, Owen, and Lauren. David was a dedicated Fire Fighter for over 30 years, most recently as a Captain with the Brantford Fire Department. Dave enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time in Long Point and at the farm with his friend Bob. A heartfelt thank you to the BGH 5th and 7th floor staff, Drs. Locke, Gregorie, Kapor and Thompson, as well as the staff at Stedman Community Hospice and the Brantford Fire Department for all of the care and compassion.

A full department honours funeral service will be held, in recognition of this loss in the line of duty. Arrangements entrusted to the DENNIS TOLL FUNERAL HOME, 55 Charing Cross Street (519)-753-8655. Donations may be made in memory of David to the Stedman Community Hospice or to the Brantford General Hospital Foundation.

Visitation will be at the Dennis Toll Funeral Home
55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford, Ontario
on Thursday, September 6, 2012 from 2:00pm till 4:00pm & 7:00pm till 9:00pm


The funeral service will be held at New Life Church
85 Clench Ave, Brantford, Ontario
on Friday, September 7, 2012 at 11:00am. Internment at Farringdon Burial Ground.



After the service there will a funeral march to the cemetery.

Muster point will be Lions Park Arena,  20 Edge Street, Brantford, Ontario at 9:30am. 




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