Obituary and Memorial Service of Retired Trenton Fire Chief Duane Foshay

Duane Foshay

July 1, 1939 - October 23, 2021

Foshay, C.E. Duane... passed away at the Trenton Memorial Hospital on Saturday, October 23, 2021 at the age of 82 years. Beloved husband to Carole Foshay (nee Huffman) for over 65 years. Dear father to Charles "Chuck" Foshay (Brenda), Stephen Foshay (Roberta), Shannon Foshay-Sturgeon (Clint) and the late David Foshay. Grandfather to Randy, Taylor, Danny, Douglas, Clifford, Jason, Duane Jr. and numerous great grandchildren. Brother of Rosalie Locke and the late James Foshay (Surviving wife Donna). Predeceased by his parents Elmor & Phyllis Foshay. The family will receive friends at the Weaver Life Centre, 29 Bay Street, Trenton on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 from 5-8 pm. Cremation will be following the visitation. A memorial service will be held at the Weaver Life Centre, 29 Bay Street, Trenton on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 1:30 pm and interment to follow at St. George's Cemetery. The ceremony will be live streamed and will be available with a link on Duane's website listing. Due to provincial guidelines, we ask the following of attendees to visitation and service: masks are mandatory inside and strongly encouraged outside, contact tracing will be taken, physical distancing will be maintained. We ask that you RSVP to attend by emailing or by calling (613)394-2433. We will add your name to the list and should there be capacity limitations we will contact you. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Trenton Memorial Hospital Foundation or Doctor's without Borders would be appreciated by the family. Memories, stories and condolences can be shared online at

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